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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(?)
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)

Saturday Jan 11, 2020 02:30 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 11 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 11 Jan 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 15 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 02:23 UTC, 11/01/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200111/0230Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/044

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 11/0140Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1544 W07147 - S1623 W07127
- S1640 W07150 - S1627 W07217 - S1546 W07152 -
S1544 W07147 MOV S 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 11/0730Z SFC/FL240 S1545 W07147
- S1617 W07111 - S1640 W07123 - S1635 W07155 -
S1546 W07152 - S1545 W07147

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 11/1330Z SFC/FL240 S1540
W07103 - S1608 W07101 - S1624 W07129 - S1546
W07152 - S1544 W07147 - S1540 W07103

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 11/1930Z SFC/FL240 S1543
W07150 - S1544 W07056 - S1615 W07053 - S1629
W07108 - S1543 W07150

RMK: A FAINT PLUME CAN BE SEEN IN STLT IMAGERY
PARTIALLY HIDDEN BY WX CLD. WEBCAM SHOWS
CONTINUOUS EMISSION ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200111/0830Z=

Previous news
Friday, Jan 10, 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]
Friday, Jan 10, 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  9 Jan 2020
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 28000 ft (8500 m) altitude or flight level 280 and is moving at 25 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
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 27000 ft (8200 m) altitude or flight level 270 and is moving at 20 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
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]

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