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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: INTERMITTENT EMISSION OF VA to 26000 ft (7900 m)

Monday Feb 24, 2020 15:30 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 15:21 UTC, 24/02/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200224/1530Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/231

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. GFS. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSION OF VA

OBS VA DTG: 24/1440Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 S1543 W07159 - S1546 W07150
- S1604 W07201 - S1559 W07213 - S1543 W07159 MOV
SW 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 24/2030Z SFC/FL260 S1544 W07202
- S1546 W07150 - S1628 W07210 - S1622 W07229 -
S1544 W07202

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 25/0230Z SFC/FL260 S1545
W07150 - S1637 W07144 - S1634 W07213 - S1546
W07158 - S1545 W07150

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 25/0830Z SFC/FL260 S1545
W07148 - S1643 W07134 - S1640 W07205 - S1545
W07154 - S1545 W07148

RMK: VA PULSES MOV SW ARE DETECTED ON
MULTISPECTRAL STLT IMAGERY UNDER MOSTLY COVERED
SKIES. THERE IS INDICATION OF INTERMITTENT
EMISSION OF VA ON WEBCAM, BUT VA HEIGHT IS
ESTIMATED ON WIND MODEL AS WX CLD HINDERS OBS.
...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200224/2130Z=

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