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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:

Sabancaya volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENTS AND STRONG PUFFS OBS VA DTG: 17/2045Z

Thursday Nov 17, 2016 22:00 PM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAG01 at 21:55 UTC, 17/11/16 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161117/2200Z
VAAC: BUENOS AIRES
VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07151
AREA: PERU
SUMMIT ELEV: 5967M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/096
INFO SOURCE: GOES 13 - WEBCAM - GFS
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: YELLOW
ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENTS AND STRONG PUFFS
OBS VA DTG: 17/2045Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL320 S1547 W07151 - S1602 W07139 - S1602 W07200 -
S1547 W07151 MOV SSE 20KT

FCST VA CLD +06HR: 18/0245Z SFC/FL320 S1547 W07151 - S1605 W07130 -
S1606 W07153 - S1547 W07151

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 18/0845Z SFC/FL320 S1547 W07151 - S1604 W07133 -
S1603 W07157 - S1547 W07151

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 18/1445Z SFC/FL320 S1547 W07151 - S1605 W07132 -
S1606 W07152 - S1547 W07151


RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. THE HEIGHT OF THE PLUME IS VERY VARIABLE IN
TIME, IT DEPENDS ON THE INTENSITY OF THE PUFF. HIGH CLOUDS HAD
PARTIALLY HIDDING THE PLUME. VIS IMAGERY REVEALS A VA PLUME EXTENDING
TO THE SOUTH. IGP?S VONA HAD

REPORTED VA CLDOF 2500 M ABOVE THE SUMMIT. WEBCAM SHOWS
CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS OF STEAM, GASES AND VA WITH INTERMITTENTS AND
STRONG PUFFS.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20161118/0400=

Previous news
Thursday, Nov 17, 2016
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Wednesday, Nov 16, 2016
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Wednesday, Nov 16, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Eruption of Sabancaya volcano on 11 Nov 2016
Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016
The new phase of explosive activity, which had started on 6 Nov., continues to produce intermittent, but frequent ash plumes of small to moderate size reaching up to 2000-3000 m height. ... [more]

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