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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: SPORADIC VA PULSES to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Tuesday Mar 12, 2019 06:15 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 06:11 UTC, 12/03/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190312/0615Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/292

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS WINDS.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC VA PULSES

OBS VA DTG: 12/0545Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S1511 W07210 - S1553 W07149
- S1525 W07241 - S1511 W07232 - S1511 W07210 MOV
NW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/1200Z SFC/FL210 S1456 W07213
- S1553 W07149 - S1538 W07241 - S1516 W07258 -
S1458 W07250 - S1456 W07213

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 12/1800Z SFC/FL210 S1450
W07241 - S1508 W07229 - S1550 W07147 - S1542
W07241 - S1502 W07317 - S1450 W07241

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/0000Z SFC/FL210 S1444
W07219 - S1511 W07210 - S1535 W07133 - S1549
W07149 - S1531 W07241 - S1451 W07259 - S1444
W07219

RMK: DISCRETE VA PULSES DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY
MOV NW PARTIALLY COVERED BY WX CLD. STRONGER
EMISSIONS SHOWN ON WEBCAM ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190312/1215Z=

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Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 10 Mar 2019
Sunday, Mar 10, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 27000 ft (8200 m) altitude or flight level 270 . ... [more]
Sunday, Mar 10, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 27000 ft (8200 m) altitude or flight level 270 . ... [more]

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