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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: continuous ash emissions to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Sunday Sep 08, 2019 11:15 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 40 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 10:58 UTC, 08/09/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190908/1100Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/1025

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

AVIATION COLOR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 08/1030Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1546 W07150 - S1600 W07132
- S1606 W07137 - S1546 W07150 MOV SE 40KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/1630Z SFC/FL240 S1546 W07152
- S1606 W07122 - S1616 W07129 - S1546 W07152

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/2230Z SFC/FL240 S1549
W07150 - S1611 W07057 - S1619 W07109 - S1549
W07150

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/0430Z SFC/FL240 S1547
W07152 - S1618 W07031 - S1628 W07045 - S1547
W07152

RMK: VA PLUME ARE DETECTED IN STLT
IMAGERY MOSTLY COVERED BY WX CLD. WEBCAM SHOWS
CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS OF STEAM, GASES AND
INTERMITTENT PUFF OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190908/1700Z=

Previous news
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  7 Sep 2019
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 35 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
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 . ... [more]
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]

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