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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 EMISSIONS OF VA to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Wednesday Mar 20, 2019 01:45 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 20 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 20 Mar 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 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 01:41 UTC, 20/03/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190320/0140Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/327

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC EMISSIONS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 20/0045Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1537 W07135 - S1548 W07118
- S1608 W07118 - S1607 W07131 - S1552 W07153 -
S1538 W07149 - S1537 W07135 MOV SE 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 20/0700Z SFC/FL270 S1534 W07137
- S1546 W07122 - S1602 W07117 - S1605 W07128 -
S1550 W07155 - S1536 W07153 - S1534 W07137

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 20/1300Z SFC/FL270 S1540
W07150 - S1545 W07126 - S1604 W07111 - S1614
W07123 - S1605 W07150 - S1546 W07154 - S1540
W07150

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 20/1900Z SFC/FL270 S1540
W07152 - S1540 W07133 - S1551 W07122 - S1608
W07130 - S1613 W07151 - S1544 W07156 - S1540
W07152

RMK: VA PULSES SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY AND WEBCAM
PARTIALLY HIDDEN BY WX CLD COVER. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190320/0740Z=

Previous news
Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 and is moving at 20 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, Mar 19, 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 05 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, Mar 19, 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 05 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Monday, Mar 18, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Monday, Mar 18, 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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