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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 EMISSIONS to 28000 ft (8500 m)

Monday Mar 02, 2020 19:15 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on  2 Mar 2020
Satellite image of Sabancaya volcano on 2 Mar 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Buenos Aires warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 28000 ft (8500 m) altitude or flight level 280 and is moving at 5 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAG01 at 18:59 UTC, 02/03/20 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200302/1900Z

VAAC: BUENOS AIRES

VOLCANO: SABANCAYA 354006
PSN: S1547 W07150

AREA: PERU

SUMMIT ELEV: 19576 FT [5967 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2020/262

INFO SOURCE: GOES-E. WEBCAM.

AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NOT GIVEN

ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT EMISSIONS

OBS VA DTG: 02/1820Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL280 S1502 W07253 - S1503 W07159
- S1547 W07144 - S1551 W07149 - S1550 W07205 -
S1502 W07253 MOV NW 5KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/0030Z SFC/FL280 S1502 W07219
- S1511 W07150 - S1549 W07144 - S1550 W07156 -
S1536 W07252 - S1513 W07247 - S1502 W07219

FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/0630Z SFC/FL280 S1450
W07232 - S1500 W07151 - S1553 W07147 - S1541
W07248 - S1507 W07309 - S1450 W07232

FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/1230Z SFC/FL280 S1438
W07217 - S1512 W07144 - S1549 W07143 - S1549
W07205 - S1542 W07258 - S1500 W07319 - S1438
W07217

RMK: VA PULSES DETECTED IN SATELLITE DATA. WEBCAM
IMAGERY REVEALS INTERMITTENT EMISSION ...SMN

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20200303/0100Z=

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