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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 23:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 10 Aug 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 10 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 and is moving at 25 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 23:17 UTC, 10/08/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190810/2315Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/909

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 10/2240Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1541 W07149 - S1600 W07128
- S1616 W07116 - S1626 W07128 - S1620 W07145 -
S1547 W07155 - S1543 W07155 - S1541 W07149 MOV SE
25KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 11/0430Z SFC/FL240 S1543 W07155
- S1543 W07147 - S1604 W07120 - S1625 W07110 -
S1635 W07119 - S1632 W07138 - S1543 W07155

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/1030Z SFC/FL240 S1540
W07147 - S1551 W07131 - S1610 W07112 - S1624
W07107 - S1630 W07119 - S1622 W07135 - S1545
W07154 - S1540 W07147

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/1630Z SFC/FL240 S1543
W07147 - S1621 W07105 - S1634 W07111 - S1638
W07131 - S1543 W07155 - S1543 W07147

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

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190811/0515Z=

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 25 kts in ESE direction. ... [more]
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]

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