Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
11-29 Aug 2020: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
21-31 Aug 2020: Islands of Fire and Whales - Kurile Islands (Russia)
3-19 Sep 2020: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
29 Sep - 5 Oct 2020: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
10-18 Oct 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
14-27 Nov 2020: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Random pictures
Sabancaya volcano
stratovolcano 5967 m / 19,577 ft
Peru, -15.78°S / -71.85°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
Sabancaya webcams / live data | Reports
Sabancaya volcano books
Sabancaya volcano eruptions:
2016, 2015, 2014, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1997, 1990-95, 1988, 1986, 1784, 1750, <1595(?)
Typical eruption style:
explosive and effusive
Last earthquakes nearby
Latest satellite images

Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
 

Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT PUFFS TO FL240 OBS VA DTG: 06/1915Z

Tuesday Dec 06, 2016 20:15 PM |

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  6 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 6 Dec 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAG01 at 20:02 UTC, 06/12/16 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161206/2000Z
VAAC: BUENOS AIRES
VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07151
AREA: PERU
SUMMIT ELEV: 5967M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/176
INFO SOURCE: GOES 13 - WEBCAM - GFS MODEL
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: YELLOW
ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT PUFFS TO FL240
OBS VA DTG: 06/1915Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA
DATA WINDS FL160 200/05KT - FL180 170/05KT - FL210 110/05KT - FL240 105/10KT

FCST VA CLD +06HR: 07/0115Z
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/0715Z
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/1315Z

RMK:T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. VA PLUME IS HINDERED BY WX CLOUDS. HOWEVER
WEBCAM SHOWS EMISSION OF WV WITH INTERMITTENT VA PUFFS OF VARIABLE
HEIGHT UP TO FL240 AND MOVING W FROM SUMMIT.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20161207/0200Z=

Previous news

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.