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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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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT PUFFS to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Saturday Aug 03, 2019 23:15 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  3 Aug 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 3 Aug 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 20 kts in NNE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 23:12 UTC, 03/08/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190803/2320Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/879

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT PUFFS

OBS VA DTG: 03/2230Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S1429 W07130 - S1447 W07100
- S1508 W07127 - S1549 W07149 - S1605 W07142 -
S1606 W07206 - S1535 W07215 - S1439 W07219 -
S1429 W07130 MOV NNE 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/0430Z SFC/FL250 S1424 W07142
- S1443 W07103 - S1506 W07129 - S1556 W07154 -
S1606 W07213 - S1529 W07236 - S1432 W07235 -
S1424 W07142

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/1030Z SFC/FL250 S1416
W07142 - S1441 W07053 - S1514 W07125 - S1552
W07150 - S1610 W07226 - S1525 W07244 - S1422
W07247 - S1416 W07142

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 04/1630Z SFC/FL250 S1414
W07135 - S1441 W07056 - S1505 W07123 - S1549
W07150 - S1610 W07235 - S1534 W07245 - S1421
W07259 - S1414 W07135

RMK: VA PULSES DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY MOV NNE
TL FL250. WEBCAM SHOWS INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF
VA/GASES ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190804/0520Z=

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