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Shield volcano 1496 m / 4,908 ft
Vanuatu, -15.4°S / 167.83°E
Current status: restless (2 out of 5)
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2017, 2011, 2005
Typical eruption style:
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News & activity updates from Aoba (Ambae) volcano

Aoba volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS LOW-LEVEL ERUPTION OBS VA DTG: 08/0856Z

Thursday Feb 08, 2018 09:15 AM |

Satellite image of Aoba volcano on  8 Feb 2018
Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 8 Feb 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVPS01 at 09:06 UTC, 08/02/18 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180208/0906Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: AOBA 257030
PSN: S1524 E16750
AREA: VANUATU
SUMMIT ELEV: 1496M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/12
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS LOW-LEVEL ERUPTION
OBS VA DTG: 08/0856Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL090 S1515 E16745 - S1530 E16745 - S1545
E16830 - S1500 E16830 MOV E 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/1456Z SFC/FL090 S1515 E16745 - S1530
E16745 - S1545 E16830 - S1500 E16830
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/2056Z SFC/FL090 S1530 E16745 - S1545
E16830 - S1500 E16830 - S1515 E16745
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/0256Z SFC/FL090 S1515 E16745 - S1530
E16745 - S1545 E16830 - S1500 E16830
RMK: LAST VISIBLE IMAGE SHOWS SIGNS OF ERUPTION AND
IDENTIFIABLE ASH PLUME. EARLIER RGB IMAGES INDICATED
SIMILAR.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180208/1506Z

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