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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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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 to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Monday Oct 07, 2019 07:30 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 07:16 UTC, 07/10/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191007/0730Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/1140

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

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: SPORADIC PUFFS

OBS VA DTG: 07/0650Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1545 W07151 - S1550 W07058
- S1614 W07058 - S1548 W07154 - S1545 W07151 MOV
300 35KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/1300Z SFC/FL240 S1546 W07147
- S1556 W07049 - S1625 W07047 - S1550 W07157 -
S1546 W07147

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 07/1900Z SFC/FL240 S1545
W07148 - S1605 W07035 - S1636 W07034 - S1549
W07156 - S1545 W07148

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 08/0100Z SFC/FL240 S1546
W07149 - S1618 W07020 - S1651 W07019 - S1547
W07159 - S1546 W07149

RMK: VA PULSES CAN BE SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY.
WEBCAM SHOWS SPORADIC PUFFS. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20191007/1330Z=

Previous news
Sunday, Oct 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]
Sunday, Oct 06, 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]
Sunday, Oct 06, 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 30 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  6 Oct 2019
Sunday, Oct 06, 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 25 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Saturday, Oct 05, 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 30 kts in SE direction. ... [more]

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