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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 EMISSION to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Sunday Aug 18, 2019 13:15 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 and is moving at 15 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 13:09 UTC, 18/08/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190818/1315Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/940

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 18/1230Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S1544 W07151 - S1614 W07122
- S1620 W07136 - S1544 W07151 MOV SE 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 18/1830Z SFC/FL250 S1545 W07150
- S1558 W07058 - S1619 W07108 - S1558 W07144 -
S1545 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 19/0030Z SFC/FL250 S1546
W07151 - S1550 W07052 - S1612 W07053 - S1557
W07143 - S1546 W07151

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 19/0630Z SFC/FL250 S1536
W07044 - S1601 W07039 - S1549 W07149 - S1545
W07150 - S1536 W07044

RMK: VA PULSES MOV SE CAN BE SEEN IN
MULTISPECTRAL SATELLITE IMAGES UNDER CLEAR
SKIES.WEBCAM SHOWS INTERMITTENT PUFF EMISSION.
...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190818/1915Z=

Previous news
Sunday, Aug 18, 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]
Saturday, Aug 17, 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]
Saturday, Aug 17, 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 5 kts in N direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 17 Aug 2019
Saturday, Aug 17, 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 10 kts in S direction. ... [more]
Friday, Aug 16, 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]

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