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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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Aoba volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING ERUPTION OBS VA DTG: 30/2257Z

Friday Mar 30, 2018 23:30 PM |

Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 30 Mar 2018
Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 30 Mar 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVPS01 at 23:14 UTC, 30/03/18 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180330/2314Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: AOBA 257030
PSN: S1524 E16750
AREA: VANUATU
SUMMIT ELEV: 1496M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/138
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI 8, WEBCAM, GEOHAZARDS
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING ERUPTION
OBS VA DTG: 30/2257Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S1415 E16615 - S1545 E16715 - S1545
E16845 - S1400 E16815 MOV NW 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 31/0457Z SFC/FL200 S1545 E16845 - S1330
E16830 - S1400 E16545 - S1545 E16715
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 31/1057Z SFC/FL200 S1545 E16845 - S1315
E16830 - S1330 E16515 - S1545 E16715
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 31/1657Z SFC/FL200 S1545 E16715 - S1545
E16845 - S1245 E16830 - S1315 E16500
RMK: ONGOING ERUPTION. FIRST ERUPTION OBSERVED ON SATELLITE
IMAGERY AND WEBCAM AT 2200Z, CONFIRMED BY VANUATU
GEOHAZARDS. ASH HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT ESTIMATED FROM SATELLITE
IMAGERY AND NWP MODELS. MORE INFORMATION TO FOLLOW.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180331/0514Z

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Thursday, Mar 29, 2018
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Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 29 Mar 2018
Thursday, Mar 29, 2018
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Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 28 Mar 2018
Wednesday, Mar 28, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 27 Mar 2018
Tuesday, Mar 27, 2018
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Tuesday, Mar 27, 2018
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