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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 24000 ft (7300 m)

Wednesday May 22, 2019 21:15 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 22 May 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 22 May 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 20 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 21:13 UTC, 22/05/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190522/2115Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/572

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC EMISSIONS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 22/2030Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1546 W07148 - S1608 W07106
- S1624 W07030 - S1647 W07046 - S1627 W07125 -
S1549 W07152 - S1546 W07148 MOV SE 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 23/0200Z SFC/FL240 S1546 W07148
- S1629 W07028 - S1651 W07042 - S1638 W07108 -
S1549 W07152 - S1546 W07148

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 23/0800Z SFC/FL240 S1546
W07148 - S1623 W07019 - S1650 W07034 - S1610
W07131 - S1549 W07151 - S1546 W07148

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 23/1400Z SFC/FL240 S1546
W07149 - S1622 W07010 - S1652 W07020 - S1602
W07141 - S1549 W07153 - S1546 W07149

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

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190523/0315Z=

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 23000 ft (7000 m) altitude or flight level 230 and is moving at 20 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
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]

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