Overall Green alert Volcanic eruption for Sabancaya
in Peru

Event summary

Volcanic eruption Sabancaya can have a low humanitarian impact based on the exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID VO 354006
Name: Sabancaya
Lat/Lon: -15.787 , -71.857
Event Date: 17 Jun 2019 00:00 UTC
Exposed Population 30km: About 15000 people within 30km
Exposed Population 100km: About 1090000 people within 100km
Max Volc. Explosivity Index VEI: 3
Population Exposure Index PEI: 3
Inserted at: 17 Jun 2019 09:49 UTC

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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

The Smithsonian/USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report provides information about global volcanism on a weekly basis. Latest Sabancaya report has been published on 12 Jun 2019 18:52.
Instituto Geof?sico del Per? (IGP) reported that during 3-9 June an average of 12 explosion per day were recorded at Sabancaya. Ash plumes rose 2.9 km above the crater rim. On 7 June explosions generated ash plumes that drifted 30 km S and SW. The public was warned to not approach the crater within a 12-km radius. Source: Instituto Geof?sico del Per? (IGP)
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (27), (1), INGV (2), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),