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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: INTERMITTENT STRONG PUFFS OF VA to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Sunday May 12, 2019 09:15 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 55 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 09:02 UTC, 12/05/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190512/0900Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/529

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT STRONG PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 12/0830Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1542 W07153 - S1543 W07145
- S1545 W07141 - S1548 W07139 - S1551 W07144 -
S1548 W07153 - S1542 W07153 MOV E 55KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/1430Z SFC/FL270 S1541 W07148
- S1544 W07138 - S1545 W07132 - S1553 W07135 -
S1547 W07154 - S1543 W07151 - S1541 W07148

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 12/2030Z SFC/FL270 S1541
W07152 - S1541 W07146 - S1543 W07131 - S1547
W07128 - S1554 W07131 - S1546 W07154 - S1541
W07152

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/0230Z SFC/FL270 S1540
W07125 - S1547 W07123 - S1555 W07125 - S1548
W07156 - S1542 W07153 - S1541 W07150 - S1540
W07125

RMK: VA PULSES MOV E FM VOLCANO ARE DETECTED IN
STLT IMAGERY. WEBCAM SHOWS INTERMITTENT STRONG
PUFFS OF VA TL FL 270 ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190512/1500Z=

Previous news
Saturday, May 11, 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]
Saturday, May 11, 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]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 10 May 2019
Friday, May 10, 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 25 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Friday, May 10, 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 15 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Friday, May 10, 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 15 kts in SE direction. ... [more]

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