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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

Tuesday Oct 01, 2019 11:15 AM | BY: VN

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

FVAG01 at 11:06 UTC, 01/10/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191001/1110Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/1116

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

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: UNABLE TO DETECT

EST VA DTG: 01/1020Z

EST VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1546 W07150 - S1602 W07129
- S1633 W07107 - S1652 W07129 - S1650 W07156 -
S1617 W07158 - S1548 W07153 - S1546 W07150 MOV SE
15KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/1630Z SFC/FL270 S1546 W07150
- S1606 W07126 - S1640 W07057 - S1652 W07055 -
S1656 W07126 - S1624 W07140 - S1547 W07152 -
S1546 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 01/2230Z SFC/FL270 S1546
W07150 - S1603 W07126 - S1646 W07047 - S1655
W07053 - S1658 W07113 - S1547 W07153 - S1546
W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 02/0430Z NOT AVBL

RMK: VA NOT SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY DUE TO WX CLD
COVER HINDERING OBS. OBS IS THEN ESTIMATED BY
PREVIOUS +06HR FCST. WEBCAM SHOWS SPORADIC
EMISSION OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20191001/1710Z=

Previous news
Tuesday, Oct 01, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 27000 ft (8200 m) altitude or flight level 270 and is moving at 15 kts in S direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 30 Sep 2019
Monday, Sep 30, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 27000 ft (8200 m) altitude or flight level 270 and is moving at 15 kts in S direction. ... [more]
Monday, Sep 30, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 27000 ft (8200 m) altitude or flight level 270 . ... [more]
Monday, Sep 30, 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]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 29 Sep 2019
Sunday, Sep 29, 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 SW direction. ... [more]

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