Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
2-18 Nov 2019: Volcanoes and Spices - N-Sulawesi + Halmahera (Indonesia)
17-21 Nov 2019: Krakatau Volcano Special - Krakatau volcano (Indonesia)
17-30 Nov 2019: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
9-17 May 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
11-29 Aug 2020: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Random pictures
Sabancaya volcano
stratovolcano 5967 m / 19,577 ft
Peru, -15.78°S / -71.85°W
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
Sabancaya webcams / live data | Reports
Sabancaya volcano books
Sabancaya volcano eruptions:
2016, 2015, 2014, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1997, 1990-95, 1988, 1986, 1784, 1750, <1595(?)
Typical eruption style:
explosive and effusive
Last earthquakes nearby
Latest satellite images

Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
 

Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: STRONG PUFF EMISSIONS OF VA to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Tuesday May 28, 2019 01:15 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 27000 ft (8200 m) altitude or flight level 270 and is moving at 35 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 00:59 UTC, 28/05/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190528/0100Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/593

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: STRONG PUFF EMISSIONS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 28/0020Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1520 W07016 - S1543 W07005
- S1616 W07007 - S1549 W07152 - S1545 W07153 -
S1533 W07117 - S1520 W07016 MOV E 35KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 28/0630Z SFC/FL270 S1508 W06938
- S1541 W06921 - S1629 W06914 - S1550 W07152 -
S1544 W07153 - S1508 W06938

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 28/1230Z SFC/FL270 S1502
W06901 - S1616 W06832 - S1550 W07153 - S1544
W07152 - S1502 W06901

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 28/1830Z SFC/FL270 S1514
W06828 - S1616 W06756 - S1550 W07152 - S1545
W07153 - S1514 W06828

RMK: SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWS VA PLUME MOV E
35KT. WEBCAM SHOWS STRONG PUFFS OF VA ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190528/0700Z=

Previous news
Monday, May 27, 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 30 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
Monday, May 27, 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 40 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Sunday, May 26, 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 SE direction. ... [more]
Sunday, May 26, 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 E direction. ... [more]
Sunday, May 26, 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 30 kts in E direction. ... [more]

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.