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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: SPORADIC EMISSIONS OF GASES AND VA to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Friday Aug 09, 2019 23:15 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  9 Aug 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 9 Aug 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 23:13 UTC, 09/08/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190809/2315Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/905

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC EMISSIONS OF GASES AND
VA

OBS VA DTG: 09/2240Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1546 W07152 - S1559 W07109
- S1607 W07040 - S1625 W07041 - S1614 W07141 -
S1546 W07152 MOV 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/0430Z SFC/FL240 S1547 W07152
- S1555 W07115 - S1602 W07035 - S1625 W07041 -
S1612 W07142 - S1547 W07152

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 10/1030Z SFC/FL240 S1545
W07150 - S1556 W07038 - S1613 W07038 - S1610
W07114 - S1550 W07147 - S1545 W07150

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/1630Z SFC/FL240 S1545
W07150 - S1556 W07025 - S1613 W07028 - S1607
W07113 - S1552 W07146 - S1545 W07150

RMK: VA PULSES MOV SE ARE SEEN IN SATELLITE
IMAGERY. WEBCAM SHOWS SPORADIC EMISSIONS OF VA
AND GASES. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190810/0515Z=

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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