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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 OBS VA DTG: 18/0000Z

Saturday Aug 18, 2018 01:15 AM |

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

FVAG01 at 01:00 UTC, 18/08/18 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180818/0100Z
VAAC: BUENOS AIRES
VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150
AREA: PERU
SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2018/869
INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS WINDS. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.
AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN
ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT PUFFS
OBS VA DTG: 18/0000Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 S1544 W07058 - S1555 W07058 - S1549 W07150 -
S1544 W07058 MOV E 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6HR: 18/0600Z SFC/FL260 S1536 W07113 - S1546 W07047 -
S1558 W07049 - S1549 W07150 - S1536 W07113
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 18/1200Z SFC/FL260 S1534 W07102 - S1551 W07043 -
S1556 W07045 - S1549 W07150 - S1534 W07102
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 18/1800Z SFC/FL260 S1532 W07052 - S1534 W07038 -
S1549 W07040 - S1552 W07108 - S1549 W07149 - S1532 W07052
RMK: VA PULSES CAN BE SEEN IN MULTISPECTRAL STLT IMAGERY MOV E. WEBCAM
SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS OF STEAM AND INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA...SMN
NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180818/0700Z=

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