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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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2016, 2015, 2014, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1997, 1990-95, 1988, 1986, 1784, 1750, <1595(?)
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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Saturday Jan 12, 2019 11:00 AM | BY: VN
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 and is moving at 20 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 10:58 UTC, 12/01/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190112/1100Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/049

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 12/1030Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 S1502 W07232 - S1525 W07158
- S1547 W07150 - S1607 W07157 - S1605 W07235 -
S1531 W07247 - S1502 W07232 MOV W 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/1630Z SFC/FL260 S1531 W07226
- S1546 W07149 - S1600 W07141 - S1631 W07158 -
S1607 W07242 - S1531 W07226

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 12/2230Z SFC/FL260 S1538
W07210 - S1546 W07150 - S1622 W07134 - S1620
W07209 - S1558 W07228 - S1538 W07210

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/0430Z SFC/FL260 S1539
W07208 - S1547 W07150 - S1628 W07133 - S1626
W07207 - S1559 W07226 - S1539 W07208

RMK: VA PULSES SPREADING NW AND SW ARE
IDENTIFIABLE IN STLT IMAGERY. WEBCAM REVEALS
SPORADIC STRONG PUFFS OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190112/1700Z=

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