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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 PUFFS OF VA to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Saturday Jun 15, 2019 20:00 PM | 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 19:50 UTC, 15/06/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190615/2000Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/673

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 15/1920Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1544 W07150 - S1626 W07040
- S1634 W07047 - S1544 W07150 MOV SE 30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 16/0130Z SFC/FL240 S1546 W07152
- S1546 W07147 - S1650 W06944 - S1712 W06958 -
S1546 W07152

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 16/0730Z SFC/FL240 S1545
W07149 - S1638 W06905 - S1711 W06928 - S1547
W07152 - S1545 W07149

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 16/1330Z SFC/FL240 S1544
W07150 - S1616 W06847 - S1653 W06904 - S1549
W07152 - S1544 W07150

RMK: VA PULSES MOV SE COULD BE SEEN IN PREVIOUS
SATELLITE IMAGES, BUT NOW ARE HIDDEN BY WX CLDS.
WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF STEAM WITH
INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA TILL FL240. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190616/0200Z=

Previous news
Saturday, Jun 15, 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 SE direction. ... [more]
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]

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