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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 PULSES OF VA to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Saturday Jul 06, 2019 09:00 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 27000 ft (8200 m) altitude or flight level 270 and is moving at 20 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 08:47 UTC, 06/07/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190706/0850Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/760

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PULSES OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 06/0820Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1546 W07150 - S1605 W07129
- S1621 W07059 - S1656 W07116 - S1638 W07231 -
S1619 W07248 - S1546 W07150 MOV SW 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/1430Z SFC/FL270 S1547 W07151
- S1610 W07127 - S1630 W07051 - S1658 W07106 -
S1650 W07214 - S1619 W07236 - S1547 W07151

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/2030Z SFC/FL270 S1546
W07150 - S1608 W07124 - S1629 W07047 - S1656
W07050 - S1644 W07143 - S1607 W07205 - S1546
W07150

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 07/0230Z SFC/FL270 S1546
W07150 - S1612 W07129 - S1640 W07049 - S1704
W07111 - S1620 W07203 - S1546 W07150

RMK: VA PULSES MOV SW AND SPREADING OVER A BIGGER
AREA THAN FCST ON PREVIOUS MESSAGE ARE
DETECTED IN SATELLITE IMAGERY. WEBCAM REVEALS
CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS OF GASES AND SOME SPORADIC
PULSES OF VA ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190706/1450Z=

Previous news
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  5 Jul 2019
Friday, Jul 05, 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 20 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Friday, Jul 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 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  4 Jul 2019
Thursday, Jul 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 20 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
Thursday, Jul 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 . ... [more]
Thursday, Jul 04, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 30000 ft (9100 m) altitude or flight level 300 and is moving at 15 kts in NE direction. ... [more]

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