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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: to 25000 ft (7600 m)

Friday Jan 17, 2020 21:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 17 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 17 Jan 2020
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 20 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 21:24 UTC, 17/01/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200117/2130Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/072

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

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS:

OBS VA DTG: 17/2100Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 S1546 W07149 - S1553 W07145
- S1644 W07207 - S1645 W07225 - S1631 W07237 -
S1546 W07149 MOV SW 20KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/0300Z SFC/FL250 S1546 W07149
- S1552 W07143 - S1637 W07205 - S1644 W07226 -
S1630 W07234 - S1546 W07149

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/0900Z SFC/FL250 S1546
W07150 - S1555 W07145 - S1638 W07205 - S1645
W07225 - S1629 W07234 - S1546 W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/1500Z SFC/FL250 S1545
W07150 - S1553 W07144 - S1641 W07205 - S1646
W07224 - S1632 W07237 - S1545 W07150

RMK: SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWS VA PLUME MOV SW
20KT. WEBCAM SHOWS PUFF EMISSION OF VA TL FL250,
PARTIALLY HIDDEN BY WX CLDS. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200118/0330Z=

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