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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: UNABLE TO DETECT

Saturday Sep 21, 2019 09:00 AM | BY: VN

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAG01 at 08:56 UTC, 21/09/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190921/0900Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/1078

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

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: UNABLE TO DETECT

EST VA DTG: 21/0820Z

EST VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1544 W07151 - S1545 W07148
- S1600 W07147 - S1633 W07158 - S1640 W07213 -
S1631 W07228 - S1617 W07219 - S1544 W07151

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/1430Z SFC/FL270 S1544 W07150
- S1551 W07147 - S1616 W07150 - S1640 W07211 -
S1629 W07228 - S1608 W07216 - S1544 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/2030Z SFC/FL270 S1543
W07149 - S1617 W07147 - S1639 W07210 - S1632
W07229 - S1607 W07214 - S1544 W07152 - S1543
W07149

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 22/0230Z NOT AVBL

RMK: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM STL DATA DUE WX CLD
OVER VOLCANO AREA. WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS
EMISSIONS. VA MOV IS EST FM PREVIOUS FCST. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20190921/1500Z=

Previous news
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 20 Sep 2019
Friday, Sep 20, 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 15 kts in SW direction. ... [more]
Friday, Sep 20, 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 10 kts in SW direction. ... [more]
Friday, Sep 20, 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]
Friday, Sep 20, 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]
Thursday, Sep 19, 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 10 kts in E direction. ... [more]
 

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