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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: UNABLE TO DETECT

Wednesday Jan 01, 2020 02:45 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  1 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 1 Jan 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAG01 at 02:36 UTC, 01/01/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200101/0240Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/001

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: UNABLE TO DETECT

OBS VA DTG: 01/0150Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE DATA
WINDS FL180 150/05KT FL250 215/05KT FL310 015/10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/0800Z NOT AVBL

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 01/1400Z NOT AVBL

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 01/2000Z NOT AVBL

RMK: VA NOT SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY NOR WEBCAM DUE
TO EXTENSIVE WX CLD COVER...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200101/0840Z=

Previous news
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 31 Dec 2019
Tuesday, Dec 31, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Dec 31, 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 W direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, Dec 31, 2019
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. ... [more]
Monday, Dec 30, 2019
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 05 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Monday, Dec 30, 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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