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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)

Thursday May 09, 2019 00:15 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  9 May 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 9 May 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 00:06 UTC, 09/05/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190509/0010Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/515

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 08/2320Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL280 S1543 W07144 - S1559 W07109
- S1614 W07117 - S1544 W07156 - S1543 W07144 MOV
ESE 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/0530Z SFC/FL280 S1543 W07147
- S1543 W07017 - S1614 W07013 - S1611 W07108 -
S1543 W07157 - S1543 W07147

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/1130Z SFC/FL280 S1531
W07001 - S1612 W07007 - S1631 W07043 - S1547
W07156 - S1543 W07147 - S1614 W07037 - S1531
W07001

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/1730Z SFC/FL280 S1538
W06956 - S1610 W06956 - S1624 W07045 - S1547
W07155 - S1543 W07147 - S1601 W07023 - S1538
W06956

RMK: VA PLUME CAN BE SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY. WEBCAM
SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190509/0610Z=

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 and is moving at 15 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
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]

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