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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)

Saturday Mar 09, 2019 15:45 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 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 15:39 UTC, 09/03/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190309/1540Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/281

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 09/1500Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1545 W07151 - S1628 W07223
- S1622 W07232 - S1545 W07151 MOV SW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/2100Z SFC/FL240 S1544 W07152
- S1635 W07232 - S1628 W07244 - S1544 W07152

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 10/0300Z SFC/FL240 S1546
W07151 - S1632 W07256 - S1617 W07255 - S1546
W07151

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/0900Z SFC/FL240 S1547
W07150 - S1614 W07241 - S1615 W07322 - S1604
W07319 - S1606 W07246 - S1547 W07150

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

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190309/2140Z=

Previous news
Saturday, Mar 09, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  8 Mar 2019
Friday, Mar 08, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, Mar 08, 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 and is moving at 15 kts in W direction. ... [more]
Friday, Mar 08, 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 . ... [more]
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]

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