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Agung volcano
Stratovolcano 3142 m (10,308 ft)
Bali, Indonesia, -8.34°S / 115.51°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Agung volcano eruptions:
1808, 1821(?), 1843, 1963-64 (large Plinian eruption on March 16, 1963), 2017-ongoing
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Highly explosive.
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Agung volcano news & activity updates:

Agung Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL180 MOV SE OBS VA DTG: 18/1240Z to 18000 ft (5500 m)

Saturday May 18, 2019 12:45 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 12:35 UTC, 18/05/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190518/1240Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: AGUNG 264020
PSN: S0821 E11530
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3142M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/57
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL180 MOV SE
OBS VA DTG: 18/1240Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL180 S0901 E11650 - S0919 E11646 - S0933
E11738 - S0910 E11742 MOV SE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/1840Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/0040Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/0640Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA TO FL250 NO LONGER DISCERNIBLE. MINOR VA TO FL180
STILL IDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SAT IMAGERY MOVING SE AND
EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS. HEIGHT AND FORECAST
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 18/1210Z IMAGERY, 17/1818Z VONA AND
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news
Satellite image of Agung volcano on 18 May 2019
Saturday, May 18, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 and is moving at 10 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Agung volcano on 17 May 2019
Friday, May 17, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 and is moving at 5 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Agung volcano on 13 May 2019
Monday, May 13, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 . ... [more]
Sunday, May 12, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 . ... [more]
Satellite image of Agung volcano on 12 May 2019
Sunday, May 12, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 22000 ft (6700 m) altitude or flight level 220 and is moving at 5 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Hazard map of Agung volcano (Sep 2017)
Hazard map of Agung volcano (PVMBG)
Hazard map of Agung volcano (PVMBG)

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