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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 (Peru): weekly volcanic activity report 30 September - 6 October 2019

Wednesday Oct 09, 2019 07:10 AM | BY: MARTIN

Erupting volcano Sabancaya on the 8 October 2019 (image: IGP)
Erupting volcano Sabancaya on the 8 October 2019 (image: IGP)
The eruptive activity of the volcano continues at moderately levels.
Surveillance cameras recorded continuous emissions of gas and ash. Ash plumes reached 8 km (26 000) altitude and dispersed towards the south, southeast and southwest onto the sectors of Sabancaya.
No changes are expected on the following days.
Source: Instituto Geofísico del Perú Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 30 September-6 October 2019
Previous news
Wednesday, Oct 09, 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 N direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, Oct 08, 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 15 kts in NW direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, Oct 08, 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 N direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, Oct 08, 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 N direction. ... [more]
Monday, Oct 07, 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]

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