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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: continuous ash emissions to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Wednesday Jan 08, 2020 14:30 PM | BY: VN

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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 14:29 UTC, 08/01/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200108/1430Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/033

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 08/1410Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1530 W07024 - S1608 W07025
- S1600 W07141 - S1547 W07152 - S1530 W07024 MOV
E 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/2000Z SFC/FL240 S1533 W07031 -
S1607 W07031 - S1601 W07138 - S1547 W07150 -
S1533 W07031

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/0200Z SFC/FL240 S1457
W07142 - S1516 W07101 - S1543 W07057 - S1549
W07150 - S1505 W07205 - S1457 W07142

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/0800Z SFC/FL240 S1500
W07153 - S1532 W07120 - S1549 W07149 - S1512
W07217 - S1500 W07153

RMK: SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWS VA PLUME. WEBCAM
SHOWS CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS WITH SPORADIC PUFF OF
VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200108/2030Z=

Previous news
Eruption from Sabancaya volcano on 30 December (image: IGP)
Wednesday, Jan 08, 2020
IGP recorded during the period 30 Dec 2019-5 Jan 2020 1179 volcano-tectonic earthquakes, 9 explosions per day in average. ... [more]
Wednesday, Jan 08, 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 and is moving at 10 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  7 Jan 2020
Tuesday, Jan 07, 2020
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]
Tuesday, Jan 07, 2020
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 15 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Monday, Jan 06, 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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