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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: PUFF EMISSIONS to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Sunday Jan 12, 2020 21:30 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 25000 ft (7600 m) altitude or flight level 250 and is moving at 15 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 21:27 UTC, 12/01/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200112/2150Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/052

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM. VOLCAT.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: PUFF EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 12/2110Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S1546 W07150 - S1552 W07149
- S1638 W07204 - S1644 W07222 - S1632 W07240 -
S1546 W07150 MOV S 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/0300Z SFC/FL250 S1547 W07149
- S1640 W07207 - S1627 W07241 - S1547 W07149

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/0900Z SFC/FL250 S1547
W07149 - S1646 W07212 - S1631 W07246 - S1547
W07149

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/1500Z SFC/FL250 S1546
W07150 - S1646 W07212 - S1629 W07246 - S1546
W07150

RMK: SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWS VA PLUME MOV S 15KT,
MOSTLY HIDDEN BY WX CLDS. WEBCAM SHOWS PUFF
EMISSIONS OF VA TL FL250. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200113/0350Z=

Previous news
Sunday, Jan 12, 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]
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 12 Jan 2020
Sunday, Jan 12, 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Saturday, Jan 11, 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 and is moving at 20 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
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]

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