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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 24000 ft (7300 m)

Tuesday Aug 13, 2019 08:30 AM | 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 20 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 08:27 UTC, 13/08/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190813/0830Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/919

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION WITH STRONG
PUFF OF VA.

OBS VA DTG: 13/0750Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1544 W07156 - S1544 W07150
- S1558 W07134 - S1608 W07122 - S1618 W07126 -
S1621 W07139 - S1559 W07151 - S1544 W07156 MOV SE
20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 13/1400Z SFC/FL240 S1543 W07151
- S1556 W07134 - S1610 W07117 - S1620 W07119 -
S1626 W07125 - S1627 W07138 - S1600 W07154 -
S1543 W07153 - S1543 W07151

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/2000Z SFC/FL240 S1543
W07155 - S1544 W07150 - S1558 W07129 - S1618
W07108 - S1635 W07132 - S1611 W07144 - S1543
W07155

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 14/0200Z SFC/FL240 S1543
W07151 - S1610 W07116 - S1625 W07122 - S1632
W07139 - S1613 W07149 - S1545 W07155 - S1543
W07151

RMK: VA PLUME CAN BE SEEN IN MULTISPECTRAL
SATELLITE IMAGERY UNDER CLEAR SKIES. WEBCAM SHOWS
CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF GASES WITH PSB VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190813/1430Z=

Previous news
Tuesday, Aug 13, 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 20 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Monday, Aug 12, 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 . ... [more]
Monday, Aug 12, 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]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 11 Aug 2019
Sunday, Aug 11, 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]
Sunday, Aug 11, 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. ... [more]

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