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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: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Saturday Sep 07, 2019 17:00 PM | 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 16:54 UTC, 07/09/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190907/1700Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/1022

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 07/1620Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1544 W07150 - S1637 W07053
- S1644 W07101 - S1551 W07149 - S1544 W07150 MOV
SE 30KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 07/2230Z SFC/FL240 S1544 W07151
- S1650 W07026 - S1710 W07048 - S1618 W07134 -
S1544 W07151

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/0430Z SFC/FL240 S1544
W07151 - S1604 W07122 - S1710 W07005 - S1728
W07031 - S1622 W07136 - S1544 W07151

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 08/1030Z SFC/FL240 S1544
W07151 - S1606 W07120 - S1725 W06942 - S1752
W07007 - S1629 W07134 - S1544 W07151

RMK: VA PULSES MOV SE ARE BARELY SEEN IN STLT
IMAGERY DUE TO EXTENSIVE WX CLD COVER. WEBCAM
SHOWS SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190907/2300Z=

Previous news
Saturday, Sep 07, 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 30 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  6 Sep 2019
Friday, Sep 06, 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 30 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Friday, Sep 06, 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 . ... [more]
Friday, Sep 06, 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 25 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Thursday, Sep 05, 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 25 kts in SE direction. ... [more]

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