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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 23000 ft (7000 m)

Saturday Aug 24, 2019 23:45 PM | BY: VN

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 and is moving at 15 kts in ESE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 23:38 UTC, 24/08/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190824/2330Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/966

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 24/2240Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL230 S1548 W07152 - S1601 W07058
- S1604 W06954 - S1619 W06953 - S1637 W06957 -
S1624 W07137 - S1548 W07152 MOV ESE 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 25/0430Z SFC/FL230 S1549 W07152
- S1559 W07053 - S1557 W06947 - S1631 W06941 -
S1628 W07120 - S1549 W07152

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 25/1030Z SFC/FL230 S1548
W06944 - S1626 W06928 - S1632 W07046 - S1618
W07139 - S1549 W07153 - S1600 W07102 - S1548
W06944

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 25/1630Z SFC/FL230 S1546
W07156 - S1600 W07055 - S1550 W06937 - S1628
W06920 - S1630 W07050 - S1624 W07149 - S1546
W07156

RMK: VA PLUME DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY MOV ESE OF
THE SUMMIT. WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF
STEAM AND GASES WITH INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA
...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190825/0530Z=

Previous news
Saturday, Aug 24, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Saturday, Aug 24, 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]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 23 Aug 2019
Friday, Aug 23, 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]
Friday, Aug 23, 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 23, 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 15 kts in S direction. ... [more]
 

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