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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 23000 ft (7000 m)

Friday Apr 05, 2019 09:45 AM | BY: VN

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 25 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 09:31 UTC, 05/04/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190405/0935Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/395

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 05/0845Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL230 S1446 W07105 - S1514 W07045
- S1527 W07120 - S1548 W07126 - S1551 W07152 -
S1514 W07138 - S1446 W07105 MOV NE 25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 05/1500Z SFC/FL230 S1443 W07108
- S1447 W07025 - S1517 W07029 - S1526 W07116 -
S1551 W07127 - S1549 W07153 - S1505 W07143 -
S1443 W07108

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 05/2100Z SFC/FL230 S1437
W07104 - S1437 W07014 - S1518 W07022 - S1526
W07117 - S1551 W07124 - S1549 W07153 - S1506
W07146 - S1437 W07104

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/0300Z SFC/FL230 S1434
W07052 - S1434 W07007 - S1524 W07004 - S1531
W07116 - S1549 W07129 - S1549 W07152 - S1518
W07142 - S1434 W07052

RMK: VA PLUME DETECTED IN STLT DATA TL FL230 MOV
NE PARTIALLY HINDERED BY WX CLD. WEBCAM SHOWS
SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA/GASES ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190405/1535Z=

Previous news
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  4 Apr 2019
Thursday, Apr 04, 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 . ... [more]
Thursday, Apr 04, 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 . ... [more]
Thursday, Apr 04, 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 . ... [more]
Wednesday, Apr 03, 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 . ... [more]
Wednesday, Apr 03, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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