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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: PUFF EMISSIONS OF VA to 29000 ft (8800 m)

Friday Jan 11, 2019 19:00 PM | 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 10 kts in VRB direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 18:50 UTC, 11/01/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190111/1900Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/046

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: PUFF EMISSIONS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 11/1815Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL290 S1510 W07202 - S1538 W07145
- S1558 W07143 - S1610 W07200 - S1544 W07205 -
S1517 W07220 - S1510 W07202 MOV VRB 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/0030Z SFC/FL290 S1503 W07203
- S1535 W07144 - S1559 W07141 - S1614 W07159 -
S1540 W07207 - S1512 W07225 - S1503 W07203

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 12/0630Z SFC/FL290 S1456
W07207 - S1533 W07146 - S1602 W07140 - S1619
W07200 - S1540 W07208 - S1507 W07227 - S1456
W07207

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 12/1230Z SFC/FL290 S1453
W07202 - S1532 W07144 - S1602 W07141 - S1620
W07204 - S1531 W07208 - S1502 W07223 - S1453
W07202

RMK: ON SATELLITE IMAGES VA IS PARTIALLY HIDDEN
BY CLOUDS. WEBCAM SHOWS INTERMITTENTS PUFFS.
SOME STRONG PUFFS. THE HEIGHT OF THE PLUME IS
VERY VARIABLE IN TIME IT DEPENDS ON THE INTENSITY
OF THE PUFFS. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190112/0100Z=

Previous news
Friday, Jan 11, 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 and is moving at 15 kts in NW direction. ... [more]
Thursday, Jan 10, 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 and is moving at 15 kts in NW direction. ... [more]
Thursday, Jan 10, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 . ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 10 Jan 2019
Thursday, Jan 10, 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 . ... [more]
Wednesday, Jan 09, 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 . ... [more]

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