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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: continuous ash emissions to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Tuesday Feb 19, 2019 13:30 PM | BY: VN

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 15 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 13:14 UTC, 19/02/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190219/1315Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/205

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 19/1245Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S1547 W07208 - S1547 W07147
- S1607 W07153 - S1628 W07208 - S1605 W07238 -
S1547 W07208 MOV SW 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 19/1900Z SFC/FL250 S1547 W07150
- S1603 W07137 - S1639 W07134 - S1640 W07201 -
S1625 W07220 - S1605 W07217 - S1547 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 20/0100Z SFC/FL250 S1547
W07149 - S1626 W07146 - S1635 W07212 - S1613
W07229 - S1552 W07210 - S1547 W07149

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 20/0700Z SFC/FL250 S1548
W07150 - S1634 W07156 - S1629 W07220 - S1613
W07226 - S1548 W07150

RMK: VA PLUME MOV SE DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY
UNDER PARTIALLY COVERED SKIES. WEBCAM SHOWS
CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF WV AND VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190219/1915Z=

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Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 17 Feb 2019
Sunday, Feb 17, 2019
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