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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 OF VA to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Saturday May 04, 2019 09:30 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 27000 ft (8200 m) altitude or flight level 270 and is moving at 30 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 09:27 UTC, 04/05/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190504/0930Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/495

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFF OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 04/0850Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1541 W07147 - S1542 W07143
- S1550 W07140 - S1555 W07144 - S1552 W07150 -
S1546 W07154 - S1541 W07150 - S1541 W07147 MOV E
30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/1500Z SFC/FL270 S1541 W07149
- S1543 W07140 - S1549 W07138 - S1553 W07138 -
S1556 W07144 - S1549 W07153 - S1544 W07155 -
S1541 W07149

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/2100Z SFC/FL270 S1541
W07146 - S1545 W07138 - S1553 W07135 - S1600
W07141 - S1548 W07156 - S1541 W07155 - S1541
W07146

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 05/0300Z SFC/FL270 S1541
W07153 - S1541 W07144 - S1547 W07135 - S1557
W07134 - S1601 W07143 - S1546 W07156 - S1541
W07153

RMK: VA PULSES ARE SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY. WEBCAM
SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMS OF WV WITH SPORADIC PUFFS OF
VA REACHING FL270. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190504/1530Z=

Previous news
Saturday, May 04, 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 and is moving at 30 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  3 May 2019
Friday, May 03, 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 15 kts in ESE direction. ... [more]
Friday, May 03, 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 20 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
Friday, May 03, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  2 May 2019
Thursday, May 02, 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]

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