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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)

Sunday May 05, 2019 13:00 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 12:56 UTC, 05/05/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190505/1255Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/500

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION WITH
SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 05/1220Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1546 W07150 - S1610 W07134
- S1613 W07144 - S1547 W07152 - S1546 W07150 MOV
SE 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 05/1830Z SFC/FL240 S1546 W07149
- S1617 W07120 - S1628 W07146 - S1546 W07152 -
S1546 W07149

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/0030Z SFC/FL240 S1546
W07153 - S1549 W07140 - S1611 W07129 - S1616
W07153 - S1546 W07153

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/0630Z SFC/FL240 S1545
W07147 - S1608 W07142 - S1608 W07154 - S1545
W07154 - S1545 W07147

RMK: A FAINT VA PLUME MOV SE COULD BE DETECTED IN
PREVIOUS SATELLITE IMAGERY UNDER MOSTLY CLEAR
SKIES AND NOW AN ISOLATED PUFF CAN BE SEEN THERE.
WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF GASES WITH
SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA TILL FL240. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190505/1855Z=

Previous news
Sunday, May 05, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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 15 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
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]
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]

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