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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: INTERMITTENT PUFFS

Friday Dec 30, 2016 14:45 PM |

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

FVAG01 at 14:27 UTC, 30/12/16 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161230/1430Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1546 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/271

INFO SOURCE: GOES-13. GFS WINDS. PILOT REPORT.
VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: ORANGE

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT PUFFS

OBS VA DTG: 30/1345Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA
WINDS FL160 325/05KT - FL180 350/05KT - FL200/240
040/10KT - FL270 080/05KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 30/2000Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 31/0200Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 31/0800Z

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. VA IS NOT IDENTIFIABLE
FM STLT DATA DUE TO CLD COVER. IR WEBCAM SHOWS
SPORADIC PUFFS. A PILOT REPORTED AT 1340Z VA CLD
TO FL240. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20161230/2030Z=

Previous news
Friday, Dec 30, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Ash plume from an explosion at Sabancaya volcano this afternoon
Thursday, Dec 29, 2016
The activity at the volcano remains intense and has not changed much over the past weeks. Frequent explosions (50-60 per day) produce ash plumes that rise up to 3-4000 m and drift into various directions before dissipating after reaching 20-50 km. ... [more]
Thursday, Dec 29, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Dec 28, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Dec 28, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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