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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 26000 ft (7900 m)

Saturday Jan 11, 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 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 and is moving at 20 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 14:21 UTC, 11/01/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200111/1430Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/046

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 11/1330Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 S1545 W07151 - S1611 W07117
- S1628 W07120 - S1634 W07130 - S1553 W07151 -
S1545 W07151 MOV SE 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 11/1930Z SFC/FL260 S1544 W07151
- S1618 W07126 - S1705 W07111 - S1710 W07149 -
S1619 W07154 - S1544 W07151

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/0130Z SFC/FL260 S1545
W07149 - S1639 W07141 - S1726 W07153 - S1714
W07240 - S1546 W07153 - S1545 W07149

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/0730Z SFC/FL260 S1544
W07152 - S1547 W07149 - S1629 W07150 - S1710
W07224 - S1640 W07305 - S1544 W07152

RMK: VA PLUME MOV SE IS DETECTED ON STLT IMAGERY
UNDER MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES. WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS
EMISSION OF VA TILL FL260. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200111/2030Z=

Previous news
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 11 Jan 2020
Saturday, Jan 11, 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. ... [more]
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]

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