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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 news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: continuous ash emissions to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Friday Jul 12, 2019 07:45 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 10 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 07:37 UTC, 12/07/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190712/0740Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/784

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 12/0700Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1542 W07155 - S1543 W07150
- S1556 W07137 - S1613 W07127 - S1619 W07135 -
S1619 W07143 - S1600 W07152 - S1542 W07155 MOV SE
10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 12/1300Z SFC/FL270 S1542 W07148
- S1611 W07121 - S1625 W07116 - S1633 W07123 -
S1634 W07138 - S1602 W07154 - S1544 W07154 -
S1542 W07148

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 12/1900Z SFC/FL270 S1541
W07151 - S1613 W07121 - S1632 W07113 - S1645
W07132 - S1610 W07152 - S1544 W07156 - S1541
W07151

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/0100Z SFC/FL270 S1543
W07151 - S1608 W07123 - S1636 W07108 - S1645
W07124 - S1610 W07147 - S1544 W07154 - S1543
W07151

RMK: VA DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY MOV SE. ALSO
WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSION WITH ISOLATED
STRONG PUFF OF VA TL FL270. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190712/1340Z=

Previous news
Thursday, Jul 11, 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 10 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Thursday, Jul 11, 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 E direction. ... [more]
Thursday, Jul 11, 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 15 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 11 Jul 2019
Thursday, Jul 11, 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 15 kts in S direction. ... [more]
Wednesday, Jul 10, 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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