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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)

Wednesday Aug 07, 2019 17:45 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  7 Aug 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 7 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 17:28 UTC, 07/08/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190807/1730Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/896

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 07/1700Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1547 W07151 - S1622 W07142
- S1620 W07155 - S1601 W07156 - S1547 W07151 MOV
S 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 07/2300Z SFC/FL270 S1549 W07150
- S1611 W07146 - S1632 W07137 - S1630 W07152 -
S1609 W07157 - S1549 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/0500Z SFC/FL270 S1549
W07151 - S1650 W07128 - S1651 W07141 - S1620
W07152 - S1549 W07151

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 08/1100Z SFC/FL270 S1549
W07151 - S1638 W07132 - S1704 W07117 - S1708
W07133 - S1638 W07146 - S1549 W07151

RMK: VA PLUME ARE SEEN IN SATELLITE IMAGERY.
WEBCAM SHOW CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS OF STEAM AND
GASES WITH INTERMITENT PUFF OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190807/2330Z=

Previous news
Wednesday, Aug 07, 2019
During 22-28 July 2019, an average of 13 low-to-medium intensity explosions occurred per day. Gas-and-ash plumes rose as high as 2.3 km above the crater rim and drifted NE, E, and SE. ... [more]
Wednesday, Aug 07, 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 5 kts in S direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  6 Aug 2019
Tuesday, Aug 06, 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 10 kts in SW direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, Aug 06, 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 05 kts in W direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, Aug 06, 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 SW direction. ... [more]

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