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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 25000 ft (7600 m)

Sunday Aug 04, 2019 13:15 PM | BY: VN

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 NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 11:17 UTC, 04/08/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190804/1120Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/881

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 04/1040Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S1456 W07310 - S1458 W07240
- S1546 W07149 - S1456 W07310 MOV NW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 04/1630Z SFC/FL250 S1449 W07317
- S1507 W07241 - S1544 W07150 - S1512 W07300 -
S1458 W07410 - S1449 W07317

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 04/2230Z SFC/FL250 S1501
W07408 - S1508 W07320 - S1545 W07146 - S1522
W07326 - S1518 W07502 - S1501 W07408

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 05/0430Z SFC/FL250 S1526
W07404 - S1544 W07152 - S1549 W07417 - S1602
W07538 - S1541 W07514 - S1526 W07404

RMK: VA PLUME DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY MOV NW
10KT. WEBCAM SHOWS SPORADIC AND STRONGER PUFF
EMISSIONS TL FL250. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190804/1720Z=

Previous news
Sunday, Aug 04, 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 . ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  3 Aug 2019
Saturday, Aug 03, 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. ... [more]
Saturday, Aug 03, 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 NE direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  2 Aug 2019
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 27000 ft (8200 m) altitude or flight level 270 and is moving at 20 kts in E direction. ... [more]
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]

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