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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 26000 ft (7900 m)

Wednesday Jun 05, 2019 02:00 AM | BY: VN

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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 01:44 UTC, 05/06/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190605/0145Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/627

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC EMISSIONS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 05/0100Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 S1452 W07246 - S1544 W07149
- S1547 W07155 - S1505 W07256 - S1452 W07246 MOV
NW 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 05/0700Z SFC/FL260 S1456 W07251
- S1544 W07149 - S1546 W07159 - S1516 W07259 -
S1456 W07251

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 05/1300Z SFC/FL260 S1456
W07254 - S1545 W07148 - S1546 W07158 - S1508
W07313 - S1456 W07254

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 05/1900Z SFC/FL260 S1514
W07317 - S1542 W07152 - S1544 W07153 - S1533
W07326 - S1514 W07317

RMK: VA PULSES MOV NW ARE SEEN IN SATELLITE
IMAGERY. WEBCAM REVEALS CONTINUOUS EMISSONS OF
GASES WITH SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190605/0745Z=

Previous news
Tuesday, Jun 04, 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 NW direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, Jun 04, 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 N direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  3 Jun 2019
Monday, Jun 03, 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 25 kts in N direction. ... [more]
Monday, Jun 03, 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 25 kts in N direction. ... [more]
Monday, Jun 03, 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 25 kts in N direction. ... [more]

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