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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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2016, 2015, 2014, 2003, 2000, 1998, 1997, 1990-95, 1988, 1986, 1784, 1750, <1595(?)
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explosive and effusive
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Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Saturday Jun 15, 2019 08:00 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 and is moving at 30 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 07:55 UTC, 15/06/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190615/0800Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/671

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 15/0720Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1542 W07150 - S1550 W07142
- S1557 W07138 - S1559 W07144 - S1556 W07147 -
S1544 W07155 - S1542 W07150 MOV SE 30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 15/1330Z SFC/FL240 S1541 W07152
- S1552 W07137 - S1600 W07131 - S1604 W07134 -
S1607 W07140 - S1547 W07154 - S1541 W07152

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 15/1930Z SFC/FL240 S1541
W07155 - S1549 W07142 - S1558 W07126 - S1604
W07127 - S1607 W07134 - S1545 W07155 - S1541
W07155

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 16/0130Z SFC/FL240 S1544
W07155 - S1552 W07135 - S1559 W07122 - S1604
W07121 - S1609 W07128 - S1547 W07154 - S1544
W07155

RMK: VA PULSES MOV SE ARE SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY
NEAR VOLCANO AREA. WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS
EMISSIONS OF GASES WITH SPORADIC EMISSIONS OF VA.
...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190615/1400Z=

Previous news
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 14 Jun 2019
Friday, Jun 14, 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 . ... [more]
Friday, Jun 14, 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 20 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Thursday, Jun 13, 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 30 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Thursday, Jun 13, 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]
Wednesday, Jun 12, 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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