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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 to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Wednesday Jan 01, 2020 19:00 PM | BY: VN

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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 18:49 UTC, 01/01/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200101/1850Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/004

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: UNABLE TO DETECT

OBS VA DTG: 01/1820Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1536 W07218 - S1545 W07149
- S1604 W07158 - S1559 W07220 - S1536 W07218 MOV
SW 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/0030Z SFC/FL270 S1508 W07154
- S1545 W07150 - S1629 W07137 - S1622 W07232 -
S1524 W07259 - S1508 W07154

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/0630Z SFC/FL270 S1506
W07204 - S1544 W07150 - S1628 W07137 - S1614
W07246 - S1522 W07304 - S1506 W07204

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 02/1230Z SFC/FL270 S1511
W07244 - S1522 W07159 - S1544 W07148 - S1634
W07213 - S1559 W07313 - S1511 W07244

RMK: VA PLUME NOT SEEN IN LATEST STLT IMAGERY DUE
TO CLD COVER. HOWEVER IT IS ESTIMATED TO BE NOT
LONGER THAN 50KM TO THE WSW OF THE VOLCANO. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200102/0050Z=

Previous news
Wednesday, Jan 01, 2020
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]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  1 Jan 2020
Wednesday, Jan 01, 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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]

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