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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)

Wednesday Sep 18, 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 16:57 UTC, 18/09/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190918/1710Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/1067

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

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 18/1620Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1528 W07146 - S1546 W07137
- S1604 W07138 - S1612 W07207 - S1549 W07210 -
S1529 W07200 - S1528 W07146 MOV VRB 00KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/2230Z SFC/FL240 S1532 W07151
- S1555 W07129 - S1612 W07135 - S1613 W07201 -
S1540 W07204 - S1532 W07151

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/0430Z SFC/FL240 S1537
W07149 - S1556 W07119 - S1616 W07122 - S1619
W07141 - S1555 W07159 - S1544 W07201 - S1537
W07149

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/1030Z SFC/FL240 S1531
W07153 - S1547 W07130 - S1612 W07121 - S1616
W07147 - S1551 W07207 - S1531 W07153

RMK: MULTISPECTRAL STLT IMAGERY REVEAL VA PULSES
MOV VRB AND PARTIALLY HIDDEN BY WX CLOUDS. WEBCAM
SHOWS SPORADIC PUFFS OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190918/2310Z=

Previous news
Wednesday, Sep 18, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 17 Sep 2019
Tuesday, Sep 17, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 23000 ft (7000 m) altitude or flight level 230 and is moving at 10 kts in S direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, Sep 17, 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 20 kts in SW direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, Sep 17, 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 20 kts in SSW direction. ... [more]
Monday, Sep 16, 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 15 kts in SW direction. ... [more]

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