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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: continuous ash emissions to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Tuesday Apr 02, 2019 12:00 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 20 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 11:48 UTC, 02/04/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190402/1140Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/383

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 02/1030Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1543 W07147 - S1546 W07104
- S1602 W07105 - S1543 W07147 MOV E 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 02/1630Z SFC/FL240 S1541 W07153
- S1552 W07037 - S1610 W07044 - S1541 W07153

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 02/2230Z SFC/FL240 S1542
W07149 - S1559 W07019 - S1619 W07026 - S1542
W07149

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/0430Z SFC/FL240 S1541
W07149 - S1607 W07017 - S1628 W06952 - S1640
W07001 - S1611 W07029 - S1541 W07149

RMK: VA PULSES MOV SE ARE SEEN IN SATELLITE
IMAGERY. WEBCAM REVEALS SPORADIC EXPLOSIONS WITH
VA EMISSIONS ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190402/1740Z=

Previous news
Tuesday, Apr 02, 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 SE direction. ... [more]
Monday, Apr 01, 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]
Monday, Apr 01, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 31 Mar 2019
Sunday, Mar 31, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, Mar 31, 2019
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 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction. ... [more]

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