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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: SPORADICS PUFF EMISSIONS to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Sat, 13 Feb 2021, 15:30
15:30 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 15:25 UTC, 13/02/21 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210213/1530Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2021/182

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

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADICS PUFF EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 13/1510Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 S1538 W07156 - S1547 W07131
- S1605 W07129 - S1605 W07148 - S1546 W07204 -
S1538 W07156 MOV SE 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/2100Z SFC/FL260 S1533 W07144
- S1544 W07138 - S1554 W07146 - S1552 W07156 -
S1546 W07156 - S1537 W07157 - S1533 W07144

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 14/0300Z SFC/FL260 S1531
W07155 - S1533 W07138 - S1552 W07146 - S1552
W07153 - S1531 W07155

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 14/0900Z SFC/FL260 S1531
W07152 - S1537 W07134 - S1554 W07146 - S1549
W07155 - S1531 W07152

RMK: VA PULSES ARE HARDLY IDENTIFIABLE FM
SATELLTE DUE TO WX CLD CVR. WEBCAM SHOWS CONT EMS
OF GASES WITH SPORADIC PUFF OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20210213/2130Z=

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