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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 STROING PUFFS OF VA to 29000 ft (8800 m)

Tuesday Jan 08, 2019 02:45 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 29000 ft (8800 m) altitude or flight level 290 and is moving at 15 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 02:29 UTC, 08/01/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190108/0230Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/031

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC STROING PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 08/0145Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL290 S1419 W07253 - S1541 W07148
- S1542 W07149 - S1546 W07249 - S1453 W07328 -
S1419 W07253 MOV NE 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/0800Z SFC/FL290 S1407 W07250
- S1535 W07143 - S1543 W07150 - S1545 W07249 -
S1430 W07326 - S1407 W07250

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/1400Z SFC/FL290 S1357
W07237 - S1529 W07145 - S1542 W07154 - S1523
W07246 - S1412 W07334 - S1357 W07237

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 08/2000Z SFC/FL290 S1332
W07234 - S1528 W07140 - S1541 W07153 - S1519
W07253 - S1350 W07329 - S1332 W07234

RMK: VA PULSES MOV NE FM VOLCANO ARE CLEARLY SEEN
IN STLT IMAGERY. WEBCAM REVEALS SPORADIC STROING
PUFFS OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190108/0830Z=

Previous news
Monday, Jan 07, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 27000 ft (8200 m) altitude or flight level 270 . ... [more]
Monday, Jan 07, 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 10 kts in N direction. ... [more]
Monday, Jan 07, 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 10 kts in N direction. ... [more]
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]

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