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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 PUFFS OF VA to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Friday Mar 15, 2019 16:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 15 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 15 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 16:25 UTC, 15/03/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190315/1625Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/307

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 15/1545Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1543 W07116 - S1550 W07117
- S1548 W07151 - S1544 W07150 - S1543 W07116 MOV
E 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 15/2200Z SFC/FL240 S1534 W07059
- S1554 W07058 - S1549 W07151 - S1545 W07150 -
S1534 W07059

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 16/0400Z SFC/FL240 S1536
W07052 - S1555 W07050 - S1549 W07150 - S1544
W07152 - S1536 W07052

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 16/1000Z SFC/FL240 S1542
W07048 - S1604 W07049 - S1550 W07150 - S1545
W07151 - S1542 W07048

RMK: VA PULSES CAN BE DETECTED ON MULTISPECTRAL
SATELLITE IMAGERY UNDER MOSTLY COVERED SKIES.
WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF GASES WITH
INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190315/2225Z=

Previous news
Friday, Mar 15, 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 14, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Thursday, Mar 14, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 13 Mar 2019
Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 23000 ft (7000 m) altitude or flight level 230 and is moving at 5 kts in NW direction. ... [more]

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