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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 to 22000 ft (6700 m)

Friday Sep 13, 2019 00:00 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 and is moving at 20 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 23:50 UTC, 12/09/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190913/0000Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/1044

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. VOLCANO WEB CAMERA.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 12/2330Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 S1549 W07151 - S1618 W07108
- S1632 W07128 - S1549 W07151 MOV SE 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/0530Z SFC/FL220 S1549 W07150
- S1626 W07059 - S1646 W07126 - S1549 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/1130Z SFC/FL220 S1550
W07149 - S1641 W07110 - S1652 W07142 - S1550
W07149

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/1730Z SFC/FL220 S1550
W07150 - S1635 W07120 - S1649 W07055 - S1712
W07116 - S1652 W07143 - S1550 W07150

RMK: VA PULSES BARELY IDENTIFIABLE DUE TO WX CLD.
WEBCAM SHOWS INTERMITTENT EMISSION OF VA/GASES
...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190913/0600Z=

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Wednesday, Sep 11, 2019
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Wednesday, Sep 11, 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 SE direction. ... [more]

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