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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: PUFF EMISSIONS OF VA to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Thursday Jun 06, 2019 01:45 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 W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 01:43 UTC, 06/06/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190606/0145Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/631

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: PUFF EMISSIONS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 06/0100Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1546 W07150 - S1549 W07149
- S1612 W07222 - S1629 W07237 - S1557 W07323 -
S1549 W07243 - S1546 W07150 MOV W 30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/0700Z SFC/FL270 S1546 W07150
- S1549 W07150 - S1619 W07230 - S1642 W07300 -
S1607 W07400 - S1549 W07256 - S1546 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/1300Z SFC/FL270 S1546
W07150 - S1547 W07150 - S1606 W07222 - S1643
W07327 - S1559 W07431 - S1550 W07301 - S1546
W07150

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/1900Z SFC/FL270 S1546
W07150 - S1548 W07149 - S1606 W07229 - S1641
W07408 - S1559 W07433 - S1549 W07313 - S1546
W07150

RMK: SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWS VA PLUME MOV W
30KT. WEBCAM SHOWS PUFF EMISSIONS OF VA ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190606/0745Z=

Previous news
Wednesday, Jun 05, 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 20 kts in NW direction. ... [more]
Wednesday, Jun 05, 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 . ... [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 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]

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