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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: ERUPTION AT 20180405/1400Z OBS VA DTG: 05/2140Z

Thursday Apr 05, 2018 22:15 PM |

Satellite image of Aoba volcano on  5 Apr 2018
Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 5 Apr 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVPS01 at 21:59 UTC, 05/04/18 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180405/2159Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: AOBA 257030
PSN: S1524 E16750
AREA: VANUATU
SUMMIT ELEV: 1496M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/151
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI SATELLITE, SURFACE OBS
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION AT 20180405/1400Z
OBS VA DTG: 05/2140Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 S1445 E16800 - S1300 E16130 - S1500
E16145 - S1630 E16230 - S1530 E16800 MOV W 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 06/0340Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 06/0940Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 06/1540Z NOT AVBL
RMK: HIGH LEVEL ERUPTION AT 14Z, ASH HEIGHT ESTIMATED FROM
SATELLITE AND NOUMEA SOUDING. MODEL CURRENTLY RUNNING, MORE
INFORMATION TO FOLLOW SHORTLY
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180406/0359Z

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Monday, Apr 02, 2018
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Satellite image of Aoba volcano on  1 Apr 2018
Sunday, Apr 01, 2018
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Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 31 Mar 2018
Saturday, Mar 31, 2018
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Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 30 Mar 2018
Friday, Mar 30, 2018
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Thursday, Mar 29, 2018
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