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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 PUFF EMISSIONS to 30000 ft (9100 m)

Friday Mar 22, 2019 18:45 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 30000 ft (9100 m) altitude or flight level 300 and is moving at 10 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 18:42 UTC, 22/03/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190322/1845Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/339

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFF EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 22/1800Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL300 S1527 W07113 - S1530 W07054
- S1544 W07107 - S1548 W07150 - S1527 W07113 MOV
E 10KT SFC/FL240 S1547 W07150 - S1619 W07140 -
S1635 W07149 - S1622 W07158 - S1547 W07150 MOV S
10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 23/0000Z SFC/FL300 S1516 W07105
- S1521 W07046 - S1535 W07041 - S1541 W07058 -
S1536 W07117 - S1516 W07105 SFC/FL240 S1549
W07150 - S1622 W07139 - S1643 W07152 - S1622
W07200 - S1549 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 23/0600Z SFC/FL240 S1547
W07149 - S1613 W07147 - S1617 W07209 - S1559
W07214 - S1547 W07149

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 23/1200Z SFC/FL240 S1547
W07151 - S1609 W07151 - S1620 W07203 - S1608
W07220 - S1553 W07220 - S1547 W07151

RMK: TWO DIFFERENT VA PULSES ARE DETECTED IN STLT
IMAGERY AT DIFFERENT LEVELS MOV E AND S. WEBCAM
SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF WV WITH SPORADIC
PUFF OF VA ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190323/0045Z=

Previous news
Friday, Mar 22, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 30000 ft (9100 m) altitude or flight level 300 and is moving at 20 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Friday, Mar 22, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 30000 ft (9100 m) altitude or flight level 300 . ... [more]
Thursday, Mar 21, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Thursday, Mar 21, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Thursday, Mar 21, 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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