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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 EMISSION OF VA to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Monday Sep 02, 2019 11:30 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 11:19 UTC, 02/09/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190902/1120Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/1001

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSION OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 02/1030Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 S1546 W07151 - S1550 W07129
- S1610 W07122 - S1546 W07151 MOV SE 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 02/1630Z SFC/FL260 S1546 W07152
- S1554 W07126 - S1616 W07043 - S1636 W07055 -
S1614 W07126 - S1546 W07152

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 02/2230Z SFC/FL260 S1545
W07151 - S1625 W07025 - S1652 W07040 - S1617
W07129 - S1545 W07151

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/0430Z SFC/FL260 S1545
W07150 - S1634 W07007 - S1703 W07027 - S1613
W07138 - S1545 W07150

RMK: VA PULSES MOV SE FROM SUMMIT ARE SEEN IN
MULTISPECTRAL STLT IMAGERY UNDER CLEAR SKIES.
WEBCAM SHOWS INTERMITTENT EMISSION OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190902/1720Z=

Previous news
Monday, Sep 02, 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 . ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  1 Sep 2019
Sunday, Sep 01, 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 05 kts in N direction. ... [more]
Sunday, Sep 01, 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 35 kts in N direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 31 Aug 2019
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 . ... [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 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 and is moving at 05 kts in VRB direction. ... [more]

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