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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: continuous ash emissions to 23000 ft (7000 m)

Saturday Oct 19, 2019 17:30 PM | BY: VN

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 20 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 17:22 UTC, 19/10/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191019/1720Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/1190

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 19/1650Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL230 S1547 W07150 - S1607 W07114
- S1607 W07131 - S1547 W07150 MOV SE 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/2300Z SFC/FL230 S1548 W07151
- S1558 W07121 - S1616 W07051 - S1616 W07106 -
S1602 W07125 - S1548 W07151

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/0500Z SFC/FL230 S1549
W07150 - S1556 W07101 - S1613 W07017 - S1611
W07038 - S1601 W07102 - S1549 W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 20/1100Z SFC/FL230 S1544
W07059 - S1552 W06953 - S1559 W07011 - S1550
W07100 - S1547 W07147 - S1544 W07059

RMK: A THIN PLUME IS PARTLY DETECTED WITH
SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO THE PRESENCE OF WX CLD.
WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS OF STEAM AND
GASES WITH SPORADIC PUFF OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20191019/2320Z=

Previous news
Saturday, Oct 19, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, Oct 18, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, Oct 18, 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 S direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 17 Oct 2019
Thursday, Oct 17, 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 S direction. ... [more]
Thursday, Oct 17, 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 SW direction. ... [more]

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