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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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explosive and effusive
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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: continuous ash emissions to 21000 ft (6400 m)

Monday Nov 04, 2019 09:45 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 and is moving at 05 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 09:31 UTC, 04/11/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191104/0940Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/1256

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 04/0900Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 S1458 W07144 - S1511 W07108
- S1530 W07138 - S1552 W07152 - S1547 W07211 -
S1525 W07214 - S1458 W07144 MOV NE 05KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/1500Z SFC/FL210 S1440 W07206
- S1456 W07128 - S1529 W07149 - S1551 W07150 -
S1547 W07210 - S1523 W07226 - S1440 W07206

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/2100Z SFC/FL210 S1431
W07233 - S1442 W07155 - S1521 W07158 - S1552
W07150 - S1547 W07222 - S1507 W07246 - S1431
W07233

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 05/0300Z SFC/FL210 S1436
W07214 - S1444 W07117 - S1526 W07145 - S1552
W07149 - S1547 W07204 - S1532 W07220 - S1436
W07214

RMK: THIN VA PLUME DETECTED IN STLT IMAGERY
PARTIALLY COVERED BY WX CLD TL FL210. WEBCAM
SHOWS CONT EMS OF STEAM AND VA ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20191104/1540Z=

Previous news
Sunday, Nov 03, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 and is moving at 5 kts in S direction. ... [more]
Sunday, Nov 03, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 21000 ft (6400 m) altitude or flight level 210 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction. ... [more]
Sunday, Nov 03, 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]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  2 Nov 2019
Saturday, Nov 02, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Saturday, Nov 02, 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]

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