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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 11-17 Nov 2019

Tuesday Nov 19, 2019 09:36 AM | BY: MARTIN

Explosion from Sabancaya volcano on 16 Nov 2019 (image: IGP)
Explosion from Sabancaya volcano on 16 Nov 2019 (image: IGP)
The eruptive activity of the volcano continues at moderately levels with moderate explosions and the emissions of ashes and gases.
IGP recorded during the period 11-17 Nov 2019 2155 volcanic earthquakes, 50 explosions per day in average.
Ash plumes reached 27,900 ft (8,500 m) altitude and dispersed towards the south and southwest onto the sectors of Sabancaya.
No significant changes are expected on the following days.
Source: Instituto Geofísico del Perú Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 11-17 Nov 2019
Previous news
Tuesday, Nov 19, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Monday, Nov 18, 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 10 kts in S direction. ... [more]
Monday, Nov 18, 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]
Monday, Nov 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 SE direction. ... [more]
Sunday, Nov 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 SE direction. ... [more]

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