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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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2016, 2015, 2014, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1997, 1990-95, 1988, 1986, 1784, 1750, <1595(?)
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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)

Wednesday May 08, 2019 12:15 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 and is moving at 15 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 12:12 UTC, 08/05/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190508/1210Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/513

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 08/1150Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1538 W07148 - S1602 W07102
- S1619 W07117 - S1538 W07148 MOV SE 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/1800Z SFC/FL240 S1536 W07150
- S1623 W07113 - S1647 W07122 - S1536 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/0000Z SFC/FL240 S1545
W07147 - S1633 W07111 - S1659 W07043 - S1714
W07108 - S1631 W07134 - S1545 W07147

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/0600Z SFC/FL240 S1542
W07148 - S1653 W07052 - S1723 W07013 - S1734
W07037 - S1649 W07122 - S1542 W07148

RMK: VA PLUME CAN BE PARTIALLY SEEN IN THE
SATELLITE IMAGES DUE TO THE PRECENCE OF SCT WX
CLD THAT COVER THE VOLCANO AREA. WEBCAM SHOWS
CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS OF GASES WITH INTERMITTENT
VA EMISSIONS ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190508/1810Z=

Previous news
Wednesday, May 08, 2019
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 . ... [more]
Tuesday, May 07, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, May 07, 2019
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 . ... [more]
Tuesday, May 07, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Monday, May 06, 2019
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 . ... [more]

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