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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) Sabancaya volcano eruptions:
2016, 2015, 2014, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1997, 1990-95, 1988, 1986, 1784, 1750, <1595(?)
Typical eruption style:
explosive and effusive

Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: continuous ash emissions to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Tue, 21 May 2019, 03:15
03:15 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 and is moving at 30 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 03:13 UTC, 21/05/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190521/0315Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/565

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION WITH STRONG
PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 21/0230Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S1537 W07107 - S1543 W07105
- S1550 W07107 - S1547 W07150 - S1547 W07153 -
S1542 W07152 - S1537 W07107 MOV E 30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 21/0830Z SFC/FL250 S1538 W07102
- S1545 W07101 - S1550 W07102 - S1549 W07152 -
S1545 W07152 - S1538 W07102

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 21/1430Z SFC/FL250 S1538
W07052 - S1549 W07050 - S1552 W07124 - S1547
W07153 - S1545 W07150 - S1540 W07133 - S1538
W07052

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 21/2030Z SFC/FL250 S1541
W07110 - S1544 W07103 - S1550 W07103 - S1553
W07110 - S1549 W07152 - S1541 W07152 - S1541
W07110

RMK: MULTISPECTRAL STLT IMAGERY REVEAL VA PULSES
PARTIALLY HIDDEN BY WX CLOUDS. WEBCAM SHOWS CONT
EMS OF GASES/VA WITH SOME PUFFS OF VA TL FL 250.
...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190521/0915Z=

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