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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 PUFF OF VA to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Sunday Feb 10, 2019 13:45 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 13:42 UTC, 10/02/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190210/1340Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/168

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFF OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 10/1300Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1543 W07147 - S1552 W07137
- S1556 W07146 - S1545 W07153 - S1543 W07147 MOV
SE 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/1900Z SFC/FL240 S1543 W07145
- S1558 W07126 - S1606 W07142 - S1546 W07155 -
S1543 W07145

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/0100Z SFC/FL240 S1543
W07148 - S1607 W07134 - S1612 W07151 - S1544
W07153 - S1543 W07148

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/0700Z SFC/FL240 S1540
W07155 - S1541 W07144 - S1559 W07136 - S1604
W07153 - S1540 W07155

RMK: A VA PULSE MVG SE CAN BE SEEN IN
MULTISPECTRAL STLT IMAGERY UNDER PARTIALLY
COVERED SKIES. WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSION
OF GASES AND WV, WITH SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190210/1940Z=

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Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  8 Feb 2019
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