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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 PUFFS OF VA to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Saturday Jun 01, 2019 09:15 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 30 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 09:00 UTC, 01/06/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190601/0900Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/612

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 01/0815Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1513 W07046 - S1544 W07039
- S1556 W07129 - S1551 W07147 - S1545 W07150 -
S1513 W07046 MOV NE 30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 01/1430Z SFC/FL270 S1509 W07046
- S1542 W07036 - S1545 W07046 - S1553 W07143 -
S1544 W07152 - S1509 W07046

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 01/2030Z SFC/FL270 S1520
W07043 - S1544 W07041 - S1547 W07108 - S1550
W07141 - S1545 W07151 - S1526 W07108 - S1520
W07043

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 02/0230Z SFC/FL270 S1528
W07043 - S1549 W07035 - S1551 W07146 - S1545
W07153 - S1528 W07043

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

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190601/1500Z=

Previous news
Saturday, Jun 01, 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 VAR direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 31 May 2019
Friday, May 31, 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 15 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Friday, May 31, 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 . ... [more]
Friday, May 31, 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 15 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 30 May 2019
Thursday, May 30, 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 15 kts in NE direction. ... [more]

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