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stratovolcano 5967 m / 19,577 ft
Peru, -15.78°S / -71.85°W
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2016, 2015, 2014, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1997, 1990-95, 1988, 1986, 1784, 1750, <1595(?)Typical eruption style:
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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:
Sun, 11 Oct 2015, 16:05
Dilute ash plume from Sabancaya yesterday
Weak dilute ash emissions could be observed yesterday from the volcano. ...more
Thu, 27 Aug 2015, 08:03
Steam, gas and ash plume from Sabancaya yesterday
The volcano's activity remains more or less unchanged. It continues to produce a weak steam and thin ash plume that rises 500-1500 m above the summit crater. ...more
Sat, 8 Aug 2015, 16:40
Ash plume from Sabancaya volcano yesterday
The volcano remains restless. A diffuse plume with light ash content is rising most of the time from the summit crater.
Tue, 28 Jul 2015, 10:11
Plume of dilute ash from Sabancaya volcano yesterday (INGEMMET webcam)
Light ash emissions have been occurring at the volcano.
Wed, 22 Jul 2015, 13:15
Gas plume with possibly light ash from Sabancaya volcano (Peru)
Light ash emissions were reported this morning, rising to 20,000 ft (6 km) altitude. ...more
Fri, 10 Jul 2015, 16:43
Degassing from Sabancaya volcano last week (IGP)
Since mid June, an increase in internal activity has been recorded at the volcano. The Geophysical Institute of Peru reported a swarm of shallow earthquakes in an area at 6 km depth approx. 7 km north of the volcano's summit. In addition, increased degassing has been observed. Both are likely signs of a probable magmatic intrusion. ...more
Fri, 23 Jan 2015, 16:47
Degassing plume from Sabancaya last week (IGP)
A small magmatic intrusion has been taking place under the volcano recently, a report of the Geophysical Institute of Peru (IGP) concludes. Activity at the volcano could increase over the next few days, but no violent explosive activity is currently expected. ...more
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: In the afternoon of 17 Oct, a particularly violent explosion occurred at Anak Krakatau, blasting away a portion of the southern crater rim. A similar event might have been the final trigger for the catastrophic landslide that let the cone collapse and cause a devastating tsunami on 22 Dec 2018.