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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)

Thursday Aug 08, 2019 17:30 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 15 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 17:14 UTC, 08/08/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190808/1715Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/900

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION


OBS VA DTG: 08/1630Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S1531 W07106 - S1541 W07107
- S1548 W07132 - S1547 W07150 - S1543 W07130 -
S1531 W07106 MOV NE 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/2230Z SFC/FL250 S1510 W07056
- S1522 W07053 - S1540 W07130 - S1546 W07150 -
S1537 W07132 - S1510 W07056

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/0430Z SFC/FL250 S1506
W07038 - S1522 W07036 - S1536 W07115 - S1546
W07150 - S1531 W07114 - S1506 W07038

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/1030Z SFC/FL250 S1520
W07010 - S1535 W07012 - S1545 W07104 - S1546
W07151 - S1540 W07108 - S1520 W07010

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 20190808/2315Z=

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]

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