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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(?)
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explosive and effusive
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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: SPORADIC STRONG PUFFS OF VA to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Saturday May 18, 2019 15:30 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 15:13 UTC, 18/05/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190518/1515Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/555

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC STRONG PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 18/1440Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1517 W07119 - S1546 W07101
- S1548 W07151 - S1518 W07155 - S1517 W07119 MOV
NE 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 18/2030Z SFC/FL240 S1527 W07131
- S1529 W07105 - S1547 W07055 - S1556 W07141 -
S1548 W07152 - S1527 W07131

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 19/0230Z SFC/FL240 S1528
W07123 - S1532 W07102 - S1549 W07049 - S1604
W07137 - S1547 W07150 - S1528 W07123

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 19/0830Z SFC/FL240 S1535
W07114 - S1544 W07052 - S1558 W07045 - S1607
W07138 - S1547 W07152 - S1535 W07114

RMK: VA PULSES MOV NE ARE SEEN IN SATELLITE
IMAGERY. WEBCAM REVEALS CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS OF
GASES AND SPORADIC STRONG PUFFS OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190518/2115Z=

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