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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(?)
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)

Thursday May 16, 2019 15:45 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 and is moving at 10 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 15:43 UTC, 16/05/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190516/1545Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/547

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 16/1500Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1510 W07209 - S1547 W07150
- S1522 W07222 - S1510 W07209 MOV NW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 16/2100Z SFC/FL240 S1447 W07210
- S1449 W07150 - S1511 W07155 - S1549 W07150 -
S1519 W07207 - S1447 W07210

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 17/0300Z SFC/FL240 S1435
W07135 - S1440 W07115 - S1508 W07141 - S1548
W07150 - S1505 W07153 - S1435 W07135

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 17/0900Z SFC/FL240 S1426
W07044 - S1438 W07026 - S1510 W07120 - S1544
W07150 - S1510 W07135 - S1426 W07044

RMK: VA PLUME ARE DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY UNDER
PARTIALLY COVERED SKIES BY WX CLDS. WEBCAM SHOWS
CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF WV WITH SPORADIC AND
MODERATE PUFF EMISSION OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190516/2145Z=

Previous news
Thursday, May 16, 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 25 kts in N direction. ... [more]
Wednesday, May 15, 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 and is moving at 30 kts in N direction. ... [more]
Wednesday, May 15, 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 NE direction. ... [more]
Wednesday, May 15, 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 35 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 and is moving at 25 kts in NE direction. ... [more]

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