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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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explosive and effusive
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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: PUFF EMISSIONS OF VA to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Wednesday Mar 06, 2019 17:45 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 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 17:39 UTC, 06/03/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190306/1740Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/269

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: PUFF EMISSIONS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 06/1700Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 S1546 W07150 - S1559 W07308
- S1549 W07309 - S1546 W07150 MOV W 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/2300Z SFC/FL260 S1543 W07344
- S1545 W07149 - S1603 W07344 - S1543 W07344

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 07/0500Z SFC/FL260 S1516
W07522 - S1517 W07428 - S1546 W07343 - S1545
W07150 - S1610 W07355 - S1545 W07435 - S1546
W07521 - S1516 W07522

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/1100Z SFC/FL260 S1518
W07418 - S1544 W07341 - S1546 W07150 - S1607
W07341 - S1600 W07405 - S1540 W07500 - S1541
W07537 - S1518 W07538 - S1518 W07418

RMK: SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWS VA PLUME MOV W 20KT.
WEBCAM SHOWS PUFF EMISSIONS OF VA TL FL260. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190306/2340Z=

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