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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: SPORADIC EMISSIONS OF VA OBS VA DTG: 10/0645Z

Saturday Dec 10, 2016 08:00 AM |

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

FVAG01 at 07:58 UTC, 10/12/16 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161210/0800Z
VAAC: BUENOS AIRES
VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07151
AREA: PERU
SUMMIT ELEV: 5967M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/190
INFO SOURCE: GOES 13 - WEBCAM - GFS MODEL
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC EMISSIONS OF VA
OBS VA DTG: 10/0645Z
ETI VA CLD: SFC/FL290 S1547 W07151 - S1542 W07039 -07034 -
S1551 W07147 - S1547 W07151 MOV ESE 25KT

FCST VA CLD +06HR: 10/1245Z SFC/FL290 S1547 W07151 - S1546 W07027 -
S1602 W07025 - S1551 W07147 - S1547 W07151

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 10/1845Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/0045Z

RMK:T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. THE PLUME HAD BEEN HINDERED BY WX CLOUDS, SO
THE POSITION OF THE PLUME HAS BEEN ESTIMATED BY THE FORECAST FOR THE
PRESENT HOUR. WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF STEAM AND SPORACIC
VA PUFFS.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20161210/1400Z=

Previous news
Friday, Dec 09, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  8 Dec 2016
Thursday, Dec 08, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Thursday, Dec 08, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Explosion from Sabancaya this morning (IGEMMET webcam)
Wednesday, Dec 07, 2016
The volcano continues to explode frequently, roughly every half an hour on average, producing dense ash plumes that rise up to approx. 4 km above the volcano's summit. The ash plumes have been drifting for up to 40 km to the NE, E, SE and S of the volcano before dissipating. ... [more]
Wednesday, Dec 07, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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