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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: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Thursday Mar 07, 2019 21:45 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  7 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 7 Mar 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 21:38 UTC, 07/03/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190307/2140Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/274

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 07/2100Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1543 W07150 - S1548 W07140
- S1629 W07214 - S1550 W07240 - S1543 W07150 MOV
SW 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/0300Z SFC/FL240 S1545 W07144
- S1628 W07218 - S1547 W07246 - S1545 W07144

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/0900Z SFC/FL240 S1539
W07155 - S1546 W07145 - S1620 W07229 - S1618
W07250 - S1544 W07304 - S1539 W07155

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 08/1500Z SFC/FL240 S1539
W07309 - S1549 W07141 - S1635 W07234 - S1611
W07306 - S1539 W07309

RMK: VA PULSES MOV SW ARE SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY.
WEBCAM REVEALS CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS OF GASES AND
LGT VA WITH SPORADIC PUFFS ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190308/0340Z=

Previous news
Thursday, Mar 07, 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]
Thursday, Mar 07, 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]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  6 Mar 2019
Wednesday, Mar 06, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Mar 06, 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 and is moving at 20 kts in W direction. ... [more]
Wednesday, Mar 06, 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 and is moving at 20 kts in W direction. ... [more]

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