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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 OF VA to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Sunday Jan 06, 2019 12:15 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 and is moving at 20 kts in N direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 11:59 UTC, 06/01/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190106/1200Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/024

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 06/1115Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1422 W07147 - S1434 W07126
- S1548 W07150 - S1510 W07207 - S1434 W07209 -
S1422 W07147 MOV N 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/1730Z SFC/FL240 S1420 W07141
- S1429 W07128 - S1549 W07148 - S1513 W07204 -
S1428 W07203 - S1420 W07141

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/2330Z SFC/FL240 S1426
W07212 - S1444 W07150 - S1549 W07149 - S1516
W07224 - S1449 W07231 - S1426 W07212

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/0530Z SFC/FL240 S1440
W07221 - S1450 W07207 - S1548 W07148 - S1518
W07236 - S1454 W07235 - S1440 W07221

RMK: VA PLUME CAN BE SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY
PARTIALLY HIDDEN BY WX CLD. WEBCAM SHOWS
INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190106/1800Z=

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