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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: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS to 27000 ft (8200 m)

Thursday Jan 09, 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 27000 ft (8200 m) altitude or flight level 270 and is moving at 20 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 14:15 UTC, 09/01/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200109/1430Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/038

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 09/1400Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S1541 W07152 - S1544 W07144
- S1622 W07136 - S1628 W07155 - S1546 W07158 -
S1541 W07152 MOV SE 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/2000Z SFC/FL270 S1539 W07150
- S1543 W07142 - S1628 W07134 - S1637 W07146 -
S1633 W07201 - S1544 W07159 - S1539 W07150

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/0200Z SFC/FL270 S1540
W07151 - S1544 W07144 - S1638 W07138 - S1640
W07202 - S1543 W07158 - S1540 W07151

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/0800Z SFC/FL270 S1539
W07151 - S1542 W07144 - S1642 W07137 - S1642
W07200 - S1541 W07156 - S1539 W07151

RMK: VA PULSES ARE PARTIALLY HIDDEN BY WX
CLOUDS. WEBCAM SHOWS CONT EMS OF GASES WITH
INTERMITTENT PUFFS OF VA. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200109/2030Z=

Previous news
Thursday, Jan 09, 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]
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]

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