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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: SOME PUFFS OF VA OBS VA DTG: 10/1915Z

Saturday Dec 10, 2016 20:00 PM |

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 10 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 10 Dec 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAG01 at 19:55 UTC, 10/12/16 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161210/2000Z
VAAC: BUENOS AIRES
VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07151
AREA: PERU
SUMMIT ELEV: 5967M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/192
INFO SOURCE: GOES 13 - WEBCAM - GFS MODEL - SEISMIC DETECTION
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: YELLOW
ERUPTION DETAILS: SOME PUFFS OF VA
OBS VA DTG: 10/1915Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA
WINDS FL180 290/10KT - FL210 290/15KT - FL230 290/20KT - FL270
295/25KT - FL300 320/35KT

FCST VA CLD +06HR: 11/0130Z
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/0730Z
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/1330Z

RMK:T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. IS DIFFICULT TO DETECT THE PLUME BY STLT
IMAGERY BECAUSE IT HAVE BEEN PARTIALLY HIDDEN BY WX CLD. WEBCAM
SHOWS
CONTINUOUON OF STEAM, GASES AND VA. THE HEIGHT OF THE PLUME
IS VERY VARIABLE IN TIME, IT DEPENDS ON THE INTENSITY OF THE PUFF.
ACTIVITY SEISMIC DECREASED SLIGHTLY OVER THE LAST HOURS.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL B BY 20161211/0200Z=

Previous news
Saturday, Dec 10, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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]

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