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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 23000 ft (7000 m)

Wednesday May 22, 2019 15:15 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 23000 ft (7000 m) altitude or flight level 230 and is moving at 20 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 15:12 UTC, 22/05/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190522/1515Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/571

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC EMISSIONS OF VA


OBS VA DTG: 22/1440Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL230 S1546 W07149 - S1551 W07112
- S1610 W07056 - S1637 W07055 - S1550 W07153 -
S1546 W07149 MOV SE 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 22/2030Z SFC/FL230 S1544 W07151
- S1609 W07051 - S1641 W07055 - S1644 W07056 -
S1551 W07156 - S1544 W07151

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 23/0230Z SFC/FL230 S1548
W07149 - S1606 W07122 - S1625 W07044 - S1655
W07056 - S1604 W07150 - S1549 W07155 - S1548
W07149

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 23/0830Z SFC/FL230 S1546
W07146 - S1620 W07035 - S1651 W07049 - S1552
W07153 - S1546 W07146

RMK: VA PULSES MOV SE ARE DETECTED IN
SATELLITEIMAGERY. WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS
EMISSIONS OF GASES WITH SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA.
...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190522/2115Z=

Previous news
Wednesday, May 22, 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 30 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 21 May 2019
Tuesday, May 21, 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 35 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, May 21, 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 and is moving at 25 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, May 21, 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 30 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Monday, May 20, 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 . ... [more]

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