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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 26000 ft (7900 m)

Friday Mar 08, 2019 09:45 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 09:38 UTC, 08/03/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190308/0940Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/276

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 08/0845Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 S1546 W07150 - S1550 W07152
- S1623 W07227 - S1554 W07229 - S1546 W07150 MOV
SW 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/1500Z SFC/FL260 S1546 W07151
- S1550 W07151 - S1656 W07246 - S1602 W07304 -
S1546 W07151

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/2100Z SFC/FL260 S1546
W07149 - S1609 W07149 - S1640 W07208 - S1643
W07308 - S1555 W07257 - S1546 W07149

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/0300Z SFC/FL260 S1546
W07150 - S1634 W07150 - S1634 W07258 - S1629
W07322 - S1550 W07258 - S1546 W07150

RMK: VA PULSES ARE DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY
EXTENDING 43NMI TO SW. THERMAL WEBCAM SHOWS
CONTINUOUS EMISSION WITH INTERMITTENT PUFFS...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190308/1540Z=

Previous news
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  7 Mar 2019
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]
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]

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