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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: 01/1315Z

Thursday Dec 01, 2016 14:15 PM |

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

FVAG01 at 14:05 UTC, 01/12/16 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161201/1400Z
VAAC: BUENOS AIRES
VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07151
AREA: PERU
SUMMIT ELEV: 5967M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/155
INFO SOURCE: GOES 13 - WEBCAM - GFS
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: YELLOW
ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENTS AND STRONG PUFFS
OBS VA DTG: 01/1315Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S1547 W07151 - S1559 W07122 - S1604 W07134 -
S1547 W07151 MOV ESE 6 KT

FCST VA CLD +06HR: 01/1915Z SFC/FL220 S1547 W07151 - S1600 W07028 -
S1608 W07037 - S1547 W07151
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 02/0115Z SFC/FL220 S1547 W07151 - S1657 W07024 -
S1704 W07035 - S1547 W07151
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 02/0715Z SFC/FL220 S1547 W07151 - S1658 W07018 -
S1703 W07026 - S1547 W07151

RMK:T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH. STLT IMAGERY SHOWS TWO PULSES OF VA MOVING
TO SOUTHEAST.THE HEIGHT OF THE PLUME IS VERY VARIABLE IN TIME, IT
DEPENDS ON THE INTENSITY OF THE PUFF. WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS
EMISSIONS OF STEAM, GASES

AND VA WITH INTERMITTENTS AND STRONG PUFFS.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20161201/2000Z=

Previous news
Strong explosion at Sabancaya this morning (INGEMMET webcam)
Monday, Nov 28, 2016
The volcano continues to produce frequent mild to moderate explosions and emits a continuous dense steam plume. Over the past weeks, activity has slowly been increasing. Explosions have been becoming more and more frequent and stronger with plumes now regularly reaching more than 4000 m in height. ... [more]

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