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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: continuous ash emissions to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Friday Aug 02, 2019 23:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  2 Aug 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 2 Aug 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 E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 23:15 UTC, 02/08/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190802/2320Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/875

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS WITH
STRONGS PUFF OF VA.

OBS VA DTG: 02/2240Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1530 W07056 - S1543 W07055
- S1555 W07052 - S1556 W07110 - S1551 W07150 -
S1545 W07153 - S1538 W07144 - S1530 W07056 MOV E
20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 03/0430Z SFC/FL270 S1516 W07037
- S1535 W07031 - S1556 W07026 - S1556 W07120 -
S1554 W07153 - S1540 W07155 - S1528 W07132 -
S1516 W07037

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 03/1030Z SFC/FL270 S1504
W07104 - S1507 W07038 - S1525 W07030 - S1540
W07029 - S1545 W07057 - S1552 W07149 - S1544
W07153 - S1523 W07135 - S1504 W07104

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/1630Z SFC/FL270 S1448
W07120 - S1459 W07052 - S1511 W07040 - S1527
W07045 - S1550 W07149 - S1546 W07154 - S1511
W07140 - S1448 W07120

RMK: SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWS VA PLUME MOV E 20KT.
WEBCAM SHOWS PUFF EMISSIONS OF VA TL FL270. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190803/0520Z=

Previous news
Friday, Aug 02, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 and is moving at 10 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  1 Aug 2019
Thursday, Aug 01, 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 20 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Thursday, Aug 01, 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 E direction. ... [more]
Thursday, Aug 01, 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 E direction. ... [more]
Wednesday, Jul 31, 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 10 direction. ... [more]

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