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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: INTERMITENT PUFFS OF VA to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Monday Jan 07, 2019 00:15 AM | 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 10 kts in N direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 00:01 UTC, 07/01/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190107/0000Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/026

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITENT PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 06/2300Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1413 W07141 - S1450 W07122
- S1546 W07149 - S1530 W07159 - S1420 W07205 -
S1413 W07141 MOV N 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 07/0500Z SFC/FL240 S1349 W07205
- S1423 W07138 - S1546 W07149 - S1456 W07212 -
S1425 W07222 - S1349 W07205

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/1100Z SFC/FL240 S1345
W07229 - S1417 W07154 - S1545 W07149 - S1453
W07229 - S1419 W07247 - S1345 W07229

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/1700Z SFC/FL240 S1343
W07242 - S1411 W07154 - S1546 W07145 - S1546
W07154 - S1427 W07256 - S1343 W07242

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

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190107/0600Z=

Previous news
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  6 Jan 2019
Sunday, Jan 06, 2019
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. ... [more]
Sunday, Jan 06, 2019
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. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  5 Jan 2019
Sunday, Jan 06, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 and is moving at 10 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Saturday, Jan 05, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Current seismic signal from Sabancaya volcano (SAB station, IGP)
Saturday, Jan 05, 2019
The volcano continues to produce frequent small to moderate explosive eruptions, with ash plumes rising up to 2-3 km above the crater. ... [more]

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