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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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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 WITH SOME STRONG PUFFS. to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Saturday Aug 31, 2019 05:30 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 10 kts in VRB direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 05:17 UTC, 31/08/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190831/0520Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/992

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSION WITH SOME
STRONG PUFFS.

OBS VA DTG: 31/0430Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1520 W07155 - S1520 W07142
- S1537 W07146 - S1553 W07151 - S1607 W07157 -
S1604 W07201 - S1544 W07154 - S1527 W07156 -
S1520 W07155 MOV VRB 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 31/1030Z SFC/FL240 S1516 W07147
- S1517 W07139 - S1524 W07139 - S1548 W07144 -
S1609 W07151 - S1607 W07202 - S1547 W07158 -
S1540 W07158 - S1522 W07153 - S1516 W07147

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 31/1630Z SFC/FL240 S1516
W07158 - S1517 W07150 - S1520 W07140 - S1529
W07140 - S1546 W07144 - S1604 W07144 - S1609
W07152 - S1604 W07207 - S1539 W07156 - S1516
W07158

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 31/2230Z SFC/FL240 S1513
W07152 - S1513 W07139 - S1517 W07135 - S1544
W07140 - S1611 W07144 - S1611 W07205 - S1549
W07203 - S1528 W07200 - S1513 W07152

RMK: VA PULSES MOV N AND SW ARE SEEN IN
MULTISPECTRAL SATELLITE IMAGERY UNDER CLEAR
SKIES. WEBCAM SHOWS INTERMITTENT EMISSION OF VA
TILL FL240. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190831/1120Z=

Previous news
Friday, Aug 30, 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]
Friday, Aug 30, 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 10 kts in NW direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 30 Aug 2019
Friday, Aug 30, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 and is moving at 10 kts in N direction. ... [more]
Thursday, Aug 29, 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]
Thursday, Aug 29, 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]

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