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Shield volcano 1496 m / 4,908 ft
Vanuatu, -15.4°S / 167.83°E
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Aoba volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING LOW LEVEL ERUPTION OBS VA DTG: 13/1924Z

Tuesday Mar 13, 2018 20:00 PM |

Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 13 Mar 2018
Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 13 Mar 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVPS01 at 19:47 UTC, 13/03/18 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180313/1947Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: AOBA 257030
PSN: S1524 E16750
AREA: VANUATU
SUMMIT ELEV: 1496M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/68
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI 8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING LOW LEVEL ERUPTION
OBS VA DTG: 13/1924Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 S1545 E16645 - S1615 E16715 - S1515
E16800 MOV SW 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 14/0124Z SFC/FL130 S1545 E16630 - S1615
E16715 - S1515 E16800
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 14/0724Z SFC/FL130 S1545 E16630 - S1615
E16715 - S1515 E16800
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 14/1324Z SFC/FL130 S1515 E16800 - S1545
E16630 - S1615 E16715
RMK: ONGOING LOW LEVEL ERUPTION. ASH DISCERNABLE ON RGB
SATELLITE IMAGERY. ASH MOVEMENT BASED ON GFS/UKMO/ECMWF
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180314/0147Z

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Satellite image of Aoba volcano on  6 Mar 2018
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