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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: continuous ash emissions to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Thursday Jan 09, 2020 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 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 02:22 UTC, 09/01/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200109/0230Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/036

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 09/0140Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1544 W07102 - S1616 W07102
- S1549 W07155 - S1545 W07148 - S1544 W07102 MOV
E 10KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/0730Z SFC/FL240 S1544 W07150
- S1552 W07100 - S1621 W07053 - S1553 W07153 -
S1544 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/1330Z SFC/FL240 S1543
W07155 - S1546 W07151 - S1550 W07125 - S1624
W07131 - S1614 W07214 - S1543 W07155

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/1930Z SFC/FL240 S1543
W07200 - S1544 W07147 - S1552 W07133 - S1626
W07138 - S1620 W07217 - S1543 W07200

RMK: SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWS VA PLUME PARTIALLY
HIDDEN BY WX CLD. WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS
EMISSION WITH SPORADIC PUFF OF VA ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200109/0830Z=

Previous news
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 24000 ft (7300 m) altitude or flight level 240 . ... [more]
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]

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