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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)
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Sabancaya volcano eruptions:
2016, 2015, 2014, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1997, 1990-95, 1988, 1986, 1784, 1750, <1595(?)
Typical eruption style:
explosive and effusive
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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

latest (Jul 2020) ... | Nov 2016 | Jan-Oct 2016 | | 2015 | 2014 | 2013
Sun, 11 Oct 2015, 16:05
Dilute ash plume from Sabancaya yesterday
Weak dilute ash emissions could be observed yesterday from the volcano. ...more read all
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 read all
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 read all
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 read all
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