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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: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS OF VA to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Sunday Jun 02, 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 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 and is moving at 20 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 08:58 UTC, 02/06/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190602/0900Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/616

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 02/0800Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S1520 W07117 - S1530 W07110
- S1546 W07150 - S1520 W07117 MOV NE 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 02/1400Z SFC/FL250 S1511 W07053
- S1529 W07047 - S1544 W07123 - S1546 W07150 -
S1511 W07053

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 02/2000Z SFC/FL250 S1500
W07052 - S1516 W07040 - S1545 W07150 - S1500
W07052

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/0200Z SFC/FL250 S1449
W07109 - S1501 W07052 - S1545 W07150 - S1449
W07109

RMK: VA PULSES ARE DETECTED IN MULTISPECTRAL STLT
IMAGERY PARTIALLY COVERED BY WX CLDS MOV NE 20KT
EXTENDING 42NMI. THERMAL WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS
EMISSION WITH INTERMITTENT PUFF EMISSIONS...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190602/1500Z=

Previous news
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  1 Jun 2019
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 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 and is moving at 15 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
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 NE direction. ... [more]
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]

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