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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 news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: continuous ash emissions to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Tue, 31 Dec 2019, 02:30
02:30 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 and is moving at 10 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 02:17 UTC, 31/12/19 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191231/0220Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2019/1499

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 31/0130Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S1534 W07136 - S1603 W07140
- S1557 W07153 - S1546 W07155 - S1534 W07136 MOV
E 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 31/0730Z SFC/FL250 S1534 W07146
- S1556 W07131 - S1559 W07151 - S1549 W07153 -
S1546 W07155 - S1534 W07146

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 31/1330Z SFC/FL250 S1534
W07149 - S1547 W07134 - S1602 W07132 - S1601
W07156 - S1548 W07152 - S1534 W07149

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 31/1930Z SFC/FL250 S1541
W07146 - S1556 W07133 - S1608 W07141 - S1558
W07155 - S1546 W07153 - S1541 W07146

RMK: SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWS VA PLUME MOV E 10KT.
WEBCAM SHOWS EMISSIONS OF VA TL FL250 ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20191231/0820Z=

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