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Aoba volcano
Shield volcano 1496 m / 4,908 ft
Vanuatu, -15.4°S / 167.83°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Aoba volcano eruptions:
2017, 2011, 2005
Typical eruption style:
unspecified
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Aoba volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING LOW LEVEL ASH EMISSION OBS VA DTG: 12/2150Z

Thursday Oct 12, 2017 22:45 PM |

Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 12 Oct 2017
Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 12 Oct 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVPS01 at 22:38 UTC, 12/10/17 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171012/2238Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: AOBA 257030
PSN: S1524 E16750
AREA: VANUATU
SUMMIT ELEV: 1496M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/24
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI8, LOCAL OBSERVER
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING LOW LEVEL ASH EMISSION
OBS VA DTG: 12/2150Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 S1500 E16800 - S1530 E16745 - S1530
E16815 MOV NW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/0350Z SFC/FL100 S1515 E16700 - S1545
E16715 - S1515 E16830 - S1500 E16815 - S1500 E16745
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/0950Z SFC/FL100 S1515 E16645 - S1545
E16700 - S1500 E16830 - S1445 E16830
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/1550Z SFC/FL100 S1500 E16630 - S1530
E16645 - S1445 E16830 - S1430 E16815
RMK: VA IDENTIFIABLE FROM HIMAWARI8 IMAGERY. ERUPTION
REPORTED BY LOCAL OBSERVER. HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT INFERRED
FROM HYSPLIT GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20171013/0438Z

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