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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: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Saturday Aug 10, 2019 17:15 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 and is moving at 25 kts in ESE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 17:08 UTC, 10/08/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190810/1715Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/908

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 10/1640Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1535 W07145 - S1558 W07005
- S1613 W07002 - S1623 W07013 - S1602 W07147 -
S1546 W07156 - S1535 W07145 MOV ESE 25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 10/2230Z SFC/FL240 S1535 W07146
- S1558 W06958 - S1614 W06949 - S1628 W07005 -
S1602 W07150 - S1546 W07157 - S1535 W07146

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/0430Z SFC/FL240 S1534
W07146 - S1556 W06943 - S1614 W06937 - S1632
W06949 - S1559 W07149 - S1546 W07155 - S1534
W07146

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/1030Z SFC/FL240 S1535
W07147 - S1605 W06919 - S1637 W06925 - S1558
W07153 - S1544 W07156 - S1535 W07147

RMK: VA PULSES MOV ESE ARE DETECTED IN STLT
IMAGERY. WEBCAM SHOWS CONT EMS OF GASES WITH
INTERMITTENT PUFFS. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190810/2315Z=

Previous news
Saturday, Aug 10, 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 30 kts in ESE direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  9 Aug 2019
Friday, Aug 09, 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 . ... [more]
Friday, Aug 09, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 23000 ft (7000 m) altitude or flight level 230 . ... [more]
Thursday, Aug 08, 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 15 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
Thursday, Aug 08, 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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