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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 EMISSIONS OF VA to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Monday Apr 08, 2019 13:30 PM | BY: VN

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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 13:27 UTC, 08/04/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190408/1325Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/408

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 08/1250Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1546 W07151 - S1611 W07119
- S1619 W07137 - S1601 W07150 - S1546 W07151 MOV
SE 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/1900Z SFC/FL270 S1547 W07151
- S1617 W07132 - S1624 W07201 - S1604 W07209 -
S1547 W07151

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/0100Z SFC/FL270 S1546
W07151 - S1620 W07143 - S1619 W07216 - S1559
W07209 - S1546 W07151 SFC/FL270 S1627 W07144 -
S1627 W07144 - S1627 W07144

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/0700Z SFC/FL270 S1546
W07151 - S1615 W07146 - S1613 W07216 - S1549
W07214 - S1546 W07151

RMK: VA CLD FM SUMMIT CAN NOT BE IDENTIFIED IN
STLT IMAGERY DUE TO EXTENSIVE WX CLD COVER OVER
VOLCANO. HOWEVER VA PLUME MOV SE CAN BE SEEN IN
WEBCAM AND IN PREVIOUS STLT IMAGES. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190408/1925Z=

Previous news
Monday, Apr 08, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Monday, Apr 08, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 . ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  7 Apr 2019
Sunday, Apr 07, 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]
Sunday, Apr 07, 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 10 kts in SW direction. ... [more]
Saturday, Apr 06, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 28000 ft (8500 m) altitude or flight level 280 and is moving at 20 kts in SE direction. ... [more]

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