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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: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS to 28000 ft (8500 m)

Thursday Jan 09, 2020 20:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  9 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 9 Jan 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 28000 ft (8500 m) altitude or flight level 280 and is moving at 25 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 20:27 UTC, 09/01/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200109/2030Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/039

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 09/1950Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL280 S1538 W07154 - S1540 W07145
- S1631 W07129 - S1635 W07157 - S1543 W07200 -
S1538 W07154 MOV SE 25KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/0200Z SFC/FL280 S1537 W07151
- S1540 W07140 - S1641 W07134 - S1642 W07204 -
S1540 W07200 - S1537 W07151

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/0800Z SFC/FL280 S1537
W07152 - S1541 W07143 - S1650 W07129 - S1652
W07158 - S1543 W07159 - S1537 W07152

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/1400Z SFC/FL280 S1537
W07153 - S1546 W07141 - S1652 W07135 - S1652
W07201 - S1540 W07157 - S1537 W07153

RMK: VA PULSES ARE HIDDEN BY WX CLOUDS. WEBCAM
SHOWS CONT EMS OF GASES WITH INTERMITTENT PUFFS
OF VA. FORECAST BASED ON STLT IMAGERY AND MODEL
GUIDANCE. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200110/0230Z=

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