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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 news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: continuous ash emissions to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Thursday Jan 16, 2020 09:30 AM | 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 09:26 UTC, 16/01/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200116/0930Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/066

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

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSION

OBS VA DTG: 16/0850Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S1546 W07150 - S1640 W07150
- S1640 W07214 - S1621 W07231 - S1546 W07150 MOV
SW 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/1500Z SFC/FL250 S1546 W07148
- S1650 W07201 - S1643 W07225 - S1620 W07242 -
S1546 W07148

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/2100Z SFC/FL250 S1545
W07152 - S1701 W07152 - S1656 W07217 - S1629
W07240 - S1545 W07152

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 17/0300Z SFC/FL250 S1545
W07150 - S1704 W07153 - S1654 W07232 - S1633
W07256 - S1546 W07205 - S1545 W07150

RMK: VA PLUME DETECTED MOV SW TL FL250 PARTIALLY
HINDERED BY WX CLD. WEBCAM SHOWS CONTINUOUS
EMISSION WITH SPORADIC STRONGER PUFFS ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200116/1530Z=

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