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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 PUFF EMISSIONS

Friday Mar 17, 2017 23:30 PM |

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 17 Mar 2017
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 17 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAG01 at 23:27 UTC, 17/03/17 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170317/2330Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/291

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: ORANGE

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFF EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 17/2215Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE DATA
WINDS FL180 190/10KT - FL230 150/10KT - FL270
180/15KT - FL310 230/05KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 18/0430Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 18/1030Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 18/1630Z

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM
SATELLITE DATA DUE TO WX CLOUD COVER. WEB CAM
SHOWS SPORADIC PUFF EMISSIONS OF VA AND GASES,
PARTIALY HINDERED BY WX CLOUDS. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170318/0530Z=

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