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Ubinas volcano
Stratovolcano 5672 m (18,609 ft)
Peru, -16.36°S / -70.9°W
Current status: restless (2 out of 5) Ubinas volcano eruptions:
2014-16, 2009-2010, 2006-08, 1969, 1956, 1951, 1937, 1907, 1906, 1869, 1867, 1865, 1862, 1830, 1826(?), 1784, 1677, 1662, 1600, 1550 ± 50y
Typical eruption style:
Explosive

News from Ubinas volcano:

Ubinas volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA REPORTED AT 12/1617Z OBS VA DTG: 12/1645Z

Wed, 12 Oct 2016, 17:30
17:30 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAG01 at 17:26 UTC, 12/10/16 from SABM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161012/1730Z
VAAC: BUENOS AIRES
VOLCANO: UBINAS 354020
PSN: S1621 W07054
AREA: PERU
SUMMIT ELEV: 5672M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/06
INFO SOURCE: GOES 13 - WEBCAM - PILOT REPORT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: YELLOW
ERUPTION DETAILS:VA REPORTED AT 12/1617Z
OBS VA DTG: 12/1645Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM STLT DATA
WIND FL180 285/15KT FL210 285/25KT FL230 270/35KT

FCST VA CLD +06HR: 12/2245Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/0445Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/1045Z NO VA EXP

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH.ALTHOUGH A PILOT REPORTED VA CLD OBS FL250 AT 1617Z,
VOLCANO WEBCAM SHOWS A LIGHT AND WHITE COLUMN OF STEAM AND GASES DISSIPATING
NEAR SUMMIT.

NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

Previous news

Tue, 4 Oct 2016, 12:05
Eruption of Ubinas on 3 Oct 2016
A series of explosions occurred at the volcano on 2 and 3 Oct. The first (and strongest one) was at 22:50 (local time) followed by two more at 04:24 and 05:52 (local time) and another relatively powerful one in the evening at 17:15 on 3 Oct. ... read all
Thu, 15 Sep 2016, 22:10
Increased degassing from Ubinas volcano on 13 Sep 2016 (image: Melquiades Alvarez / IGP)
The volcano has been showing increased signs of unrest that could herald a new phase of activity in the new future. ... read all
Sat, 16 Jan 2016, 11:38
A moderately large vulcanian-type explosion occurred at the volcano yesterday 12:53 local time. An ash plume rose 3 km above the crater and drifted SE. Light ash fall occurred in up to 10 km distance, including the villages of Sacohaya, Querapi and Ubinas. read all
Fri, 13 Nov 2015, 17:49
Ash plume from Ubinas volcano this afternoon
Another small explosion occurred this afternoon at the volcano, similar to the event a week ago. An ash plume rose approx. 500 m above the crater and quickly dissipated. ... read all

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