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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(?)
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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
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