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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 EMISSIONS OF VA to 28000 ft (8500 m)

Wednesday May 15, 2019 21:45 PM | BY: VN

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 and is moving at 30 kts in N direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 21:43 UTC, 15/05/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190515/2145Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/544

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: RED

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC EMISSIONS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 15/2100Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL280 S1328 W07057 - S1357 W07026
- S1441 W07114 - S1547 W07149 - S1547 W07152 -
S1344 W07150 - S1328 W07057 MOV N 30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 16/0300Z SFC/FL280 S1302 W07036
- S1358 W06956 - S1426 W07105 - S1546 W07151 -
S1329 W07149 - S1302 W07036

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 16/0900Z SFC/FL280 S1304
W07052 - S1358 W06959 - S1422 W07108 - S1547
W07151 - S1352 W07149 - S1304 W07052

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 16/1500Z SFC/FL280 S1316
W07101 - S1435 W07029 - S1547 W07151 - S1402
W07214 - S1316 W07101

RMK: LATEST REPORT FM GEOPHYSICAL INSTITUTE AT
2010Z INDICATES SPORADIC AND MODERATE EXPLOSIONS
TO FL280 MOVING NW AND N FM SUMMIT. HOWEVER
IMAGERY SHOWS VA PULSES MOV NNE UNDER PARTIALLY
COVERED SKIES. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190516/0345Z=

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