Overall Green alert Volcanic eruption for Sabancaya
in Peru

Event summary

Volcanic eruption Sabancaya is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

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
Volcanic explosivity index: 3
Population exposure index: 3
Inserted at: 17 Jun 2019 09:49 UTC

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Volcano Timeline

IDGDACS alert colorDateSource
1 17 Jun 2019 00:00 BUENOS AIRES

Exposed population

The eruption happened in Peru , Department of Arequipa (population 1,079,500) . The nearest places are Macalla, Hornillo, Sallalli, Collpa, Tarucane, Maca, Pinchollo, Madrigal, Lari, Achoma, and Arequipa.

Radius Population
100 km 1 million people
75 km 220000 people
50 km 35000 people
30 km 15000 people
20 km 5700 people
10 km <1000 people
5 km <1000 people
2 km no people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Arequipa Peru 1 million people

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Macalla Arequipa Peru Village5 - 11 km
Hornillo Arequipa Peru Village6 - 11 km
Sallalli Arequipa Peru Village6 - 13 km
Collpa Arequipa Peru Village6 - 13 km
Tarucane Arequipa Peru Village5 - 15 km
Maca Arequipa Peru Village5 - 17 km
Pinchollo Arequipa Peru Village5 - 19 km
Madrigal Arequipa Peru Village5 - 20 km
Lari Arequipa Peru Village5 - 20 km
Achoma Arequipa Peru Village5 - 20 km
Chillihua Arequipa Peru Village6 - 22 km
Cabanoconde Arequipa Peru Village5 - 22 km
Huaynapatacabildo Arequipa Peru Village5 - 24 km
Sueterapa Pata Arequipa Peru Village5 - 25 km
Tapay Arequipa Peru Village6 - 25 km
La Mina Arequipa Peru Village5 - 26 km
Coporaque Arequipa Peru Village5 - 28 km
Salviayoc Arequipa Peru Village6 - 28 km
Huasamayo Arequipa Peru Village5 - 29 km
Huambo Arequipa Peru Village5 - 29 km
Japutaña Arequipa Peru Village6 - 30 km
Ajpi Arequipa Peru Village5 - 31 km
Chivay Arequipa Peru Village4 4400 people 31 km
Llanca Arequipa Peru Village5 - 32 km
Esquera Arequipa Peru Village6 - 32 km
Liquirca Arequipa Peru Village6 - 33 km
Murco Arequipa Peru Village6 - 33 km
Jarán Arequipa Peru Village6 - 34 km
Huacaña Arequipa Peru Village6 - 34 km
Ucria Arequipa Peru Village6 - 36 km
Carhuasanta Arequipa Peru Village6 - 37 km
Pallca Arequipa Peru Village6 - 38 km
Choca Arequipa Peru Village5 - 38 km
Hacienda Sutanay Arequipa Peru Village6 - 38 km
Abracala Arequipa Peru Village6 - 39 km
Hacienda Canco Arequipa Peru Village6 - 39 km
Canacota Arequipa Peru Village5 - 39 km
Chuañuma Arequipa Peru Village6 - 40 km
Puntillo Arequipa Peru Village6 - 40 km
Hacienda Jasmín Arequipa Peru Village6 - 40 km
Huayranca Arequipa Peru Village6 - 41 km
Tuti Arequipa Peru Village5 - 42 km
Orcopunco Arequipa Peru Village6 - 42 km
Alcata Arequipa Peru Village6 - 43 km
Pampa de Arrieros Arequipa Peru Village6 - 43 km
Pullcho Arequipa Peru Village6 - 44 km
Miña Arequipa Peru Village5 - 44 km
Cairahuiri Arequipa Peru Village6 - 45 km
Gloriahuasi Arequipa Peru Village6 - 45 km
Callicalli Arequipa Peru Village6 - 45 km
Cuiscos Arequipa Peru Village6 - 46 km
Piruaña Arequipa Peru Village6 - 46 km
Ayo Arequipa Peru Village5 - 47 km
Ccescca Arequipa Peru Village5 - 47 km
Cincha Arequipa Peru Village6 - 47 km
Sucna Arequipa Peru Village5 - 48 km
Alcahuito Arequipa Peru Village6 - 48 km
Anchaca Arequipa Peru Village6 - 50 km
Hacienda Pulpera Arequipa Peru Village6 - 51 km
Agua Caliente Arequipa Peru Village6 - 51 km
Tunupacha Chico Arequipa Peru Village6 - 51 km
Jancococha Arequipa Peru Village6 - 51 km
Pitay Arequipa Peru Village5 - 51 km
Cañahuas Arequipa Peru Village6 - 51 km
Achachorcro Arequipa Peru Village6 - 51 km
Umapallca Arequipa Peru Village6 - 52 km
Hacienda Huaccombra Arequipa Peru Village6 - 53 km
Callali Arequipa Peru Village5 - 53 km
Sibayo Arequipa Peru Village5 - 53 km
Tulane Arequipa Peru Village5 - 54 km
San Antonio Arequipa Peru Village6 - 54 km
Canillo Arequipa Peru Village6 - 54 km
Huacán Arequipa Peru Village6 - 54 km
Chacas Arequipa Peru Village5 - 54 km
Callampure Arequipa Peru Village6 - 55 km
Eston Sumbay Arequipa Peru Village5 - 56 km
Agua Salada Arequipa Peru Village6 - 57 km
Sicera Arequipa Peru Village6 - 57 km
Nequeta Arequipa Peru Village6 - 57 km
Ticlla Arequipa Peru Village6 - 57 km
Chalhuanca Arequipa Peru Village6 - 58 km
Auchilca Arequipa Peru Village6 - 58 km
Hacienda Talta Arequipa Peru Village6 - 59 km
Sóndor Arequipa Peru Village5 - 59 km
Jatun Zapato Arequipa Peru Village6 - 60 km
Andapicho Arequipa Peru Village6 - 61 km
Vacas Arequipa Peru Village6 - 61 km
Pisacpicho Arequipa Peru Village6 - 61 km
Uñon Arequipa Peru Village5 - 62 km
Andagua Arequipa Peru Village5 - 63 km
Ccaccapunco Arequipa Peru Village6 - 63 km
Acohuito Arequipa Peru Village6 - 63 km
Chipchane Arequipa Peru Village5 - 64 km
Tisco Arequipa Peru Village5 - 64 km
Utahuanta Arequipa Peru Village6 - 65 km
Pampuyo Arequipa Peru Village6 - 65 km
Cabreria Arequipa Peru Village6 - 65 km
Andamayo Arequipa Peru Village5 - 65 km
Palca Arequipa Peru Village6 - 66 km
Santa Isabel de Sihuas Arequipa Peru Village6 - 66 km

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Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

Airports

Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft) Distance
Huambo 3283 Civ. Unpaved No 4200 27 km
Chivay 3520 Civ. Paved No 4100 34 km
Rodriguez Ballon AQP 2562 Civ. Paved Yes 9700 68 km
Vitor 1542 0 71 km
Campamento Siguas Majes 1440 Civ. Unpaved No 5900 72 km
Minas Buenaventura 3719 Civ. Unpaved No 4500 74 km
Santa Rita de Siguas 1280 Civ. Unpaved No 4200 84 km

Ports

Dams

Reservoir Dam Name River Year Distance
Condoroma Colca 1985 75 km

Nuclear plants

More information

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