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Sabancaya volcano
stratovolcano 5967 m / 19,577 ft
Peru, -15.78°S / -71.85°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5) Sabancaya volcano eruptions:
2016, 2015, 2014, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1997, 1990-95, 1988, 1986, 1784, 1750, <1595(?)
Typical eruption style:
explosive and effusive

Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: continuous ash emissions to 28000 ft (8500 m)

Sat, 6 Feb 2021, 15:15
15:15 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 28000 ft (8500 m) altitude or flight level 280 and is moving at 10 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 15:09 UTC, 06/02/21 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210206/1515Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/152

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 06/1450Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL280 S1535 W07233 - S1545 W07150
- S1555 W07228 - S1535 W07233 MOV W 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 06/2100Z SFC/FL280 S1545 W07149
- S1616 W07234 - S1546 W07259 - S1549 W07219 -
S1545 W07149

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 07/0300Z SFC/FL280 S1547
W07150 - S1610 W07220 - S1629 W07225 - S1624
W07311 - S1600 W07231 - S1547 W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 07/0900Z SFC/FL280 S1549
W07152 - S1619 W07214 - S1641 W07223 - S1646
W07314 - S1616 W07237 - S1549 W07152

RMK: VA CLD IS DETECTED IN STLT IMAGES PARTIALLY
HINDERED BY WX CLD. WEBCAM SHOWS CONT EMSS. OF STEAM,
GASES AND VA....SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210206/2115Z=

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