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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 PUFFS OF VA to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Saturday Aug 31, 2019 17:30 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 05 kts in VRB direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 17:18 UTC, 31/08/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190831/1720Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/994

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 31/1650Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S1531 W07200 - S1538 W07148
- S1537 W07131 - S1602 W07147 - S1601 W07201 -
S1543 W07207 - S1531 W07200 MOV VRB 05KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 31/2300Z SFC/FL250 S1526 W07137
- S1541 W07123 - S1608 W07150 - S1604 W07210 -
S1537 W07202 - S1526 W07137

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 01/0500Z SFC/FL250 S1514
W07119 - S1533 W07110 - S1546 W07139 - S1557
W07150 - S1546 W07201 - S1538 W07152 - S1514
W07119

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 01/1100Z SFC/FL250 S1511
W07117 - S1525 W07105 - S1553 W07152 - S1546
W07158 - S1511 W07117

RMK: VA PULSES MOV NE AND S ARE SEEN IN STLT
IMAGERY. WEBCAM SHOWS INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA
TILL FL250. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190831/2320Z=

Previous news
Saturday, Aug 31, 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 VRB direction. ... [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 . ... [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]
 

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