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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 EMISSIONS to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Wednesday Aug 21, 2019 19:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 21 Aug 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 21 Aug 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 19:21 UTC, 21/08/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190821/1915Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/953

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: UNKNOWN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 21/1840Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S1546 W07155 - S1547 W07145
- S1608 W07128 - S1609 W07150 - S1546 W07155 MOV
S 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 22/0030Z SFC/FL250 S1532 W07141
- S1555 W07139 - S1558 W07153 - S1536 W07207 -
S1532 W07141

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 22/0630Z SFC/FL250 S1528
W07149 - S1553 W07140 - S1558 W07155 - S1538
W07214 - S1528 W07149

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 22/1230Z SFC/FL250 S1531
W07220 - S1546 W07145 - S1553 W07147 - S1559
W07216 - S1531 W07220

RMK: VA PULSES ARE DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY MOV
S. WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF STEAM WITH
INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190822/0115Z=

Previous news
Wednesday, Aug 21, 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]
Wednesday, Aug 21, 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]
Tuesday, Aug 20, 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]
Tuesday, Aug 20, 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 20 Aug 2019
Tuesday, Aug 20, 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 E direction. ... [more]

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