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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(?)
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explosive and effusive
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Sabancaya volcano news & activity updates:

Sabancaya Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: PUFF EMISSIONS to 24000 ft (7300 m)

Tuesday Jan 21, 2020 20:00 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 21 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 21 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 SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 19:49 UTC, 21/01/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200121/2000Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/088

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

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: PUFF EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 21/1930Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1544 W07200 - S1545 W07150
- S1550 W07148 - S1643 W07214 - S1643 W07243 -
S1618 W07256 - S1544 W07200 MOV SW 15KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 22/0130Z SFC/FL240 S1518 W07314
- S1534 W07155 - S1545 W07150 - S1553 W07150 -
S1613 W07306 - S1549 W07332 - S1518 W07314

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 22/0730Z SFC/FL240 S1544
W07150 - S1554 W07144 - S1642 W07210 - S1646
W07251 - S1622 W07256 - S1545 W07200 - S1544
W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 22/1330Z SFC/FL240 S1543
W07159 - S1544 W07150 - S1556 W07144 - S1641
W07210 - S1649 W07246 - S1620 W07258 - S1543
W07159

RMK: SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWS VA PLUME MOV SW
15KT. WEBCAM SHOWS PUFF EMISSIONS OF VA TL FL240,
MOSTLY HIDDEN BY WX CLDS. ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200122/0200Z=

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