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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 28000 ft (8500 m)

Wednesday Apr 10, 2019 01:30 AM | BY: VN

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 5 kts in N direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 01:20 UTC, 10/04/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190410/0125Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/414

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 10/0040Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL280 S1533 W07151 - S1535 W07144
- S1541 W07140 - S1550 W07146 - S1550 W07153 -
S1544 W07200 - S1538 W07156 - S1533 W07151 MOV N
5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/0630Z SFC/FL280 S1531 W07141
- S1535 W07134 - S1543 W07128 - S1549 W07137 -
S1549 W07155 - S1540 W07155 - S1538 W07151 -
S1534 W07153 - S1531 W07141

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 10/1230Z SFC/FL280 S1531
W07147 - S1532 W07128 - S1541 W07123 - S1550
W07130 - S1553 W07146 - S1552 W07156 - S1540
W07158 - S1531 W07147

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/1830Z SFC/FL280 S1527
W07148 - S1537 W07134 - S1550 W07128 - S1555
W07143 - S1548 W07155 - S1538 W07158 - S1535
W07158 - S1527 W07148

RMK: VA PLUME CAN BE SEEN IN STLT IMAGES NEAR
VOLCANO AREA, ALTHOUGH WITH SKY PARTIALLY COVERED
BY WX CLD. WEB CAM SHOW A CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF
STEAM, GASES AND VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190410/0725Z=

Previous news
Tuesday, Apr 09, 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 5 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, Apr 09, 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]
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]
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 27000 ft (8200 m) altitude or flight level 270 . ... [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 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction. ... [more]

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