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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 23:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 31 Aug 2019
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 31 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 23:16 UTC, 31/08/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190831/2320Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/995

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 31/2230Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S1453 W07052 - S1530 W07051
- S1608 W07120 - S1614 W07153 - S1546 W07150 -
S1453 W07052 MOV NE AND SE 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 01/0430Z SFC/FL250 S1437 W07058
- S1459 W07041 - S1605 W07054 - S1620 W07146 -
S1546 W07151 - S1437 W07058

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 01/1030Z SFC/FL250 S1431
W07116 - S1452 W07047 - S1556 W07052 - S1601
W07138 - S1546 W07151 - S1431 W07116

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 01/1630Z SFC/FL250 S1445
W07126 - S1457 W07101 - S1541 W07053 - S1559
W07139 - S1546 W07151 - S1445 W07126

RMK: VA PULSES ARE DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY MOV
NE AND SE. WEBCAM SHOWS INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA
...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190901/0520Z=

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 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 and is moving at 05 kts in VRB direction. ... [more]
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]

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