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Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Aoba volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING ERUPTION OBS VA DTG: 12/1359Z

Thursday Apr 12, 2018 14:15 PM |

Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 12 Apr 2018
Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 12 Apr 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVPS01 at 14:11 UTC, 12/04/18 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180412/1405Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: AOBA 257030
PSN: S1524 E16750
AREA: VANUATU
SUMMIT ELEV: 1496M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/186
INFO SOURCE: SATELLITE IMAGERY
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING ERUPTION
OBS VA DTG: 12/1359Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S1530 E16800 - S1445 E16800 - S1445
E16715 - S1530 E16730 MOV N 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/1959Z SFC/FL070 S1515 E16800 - S1430
E16600 - S1530 E16600 - S1530 E16800
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/0159Z SFC/FL070 S1515 E16800 - S1415
E16500 - S1545 E16500 - S1530 E16800
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/0759Z SFC/FL070 S1600 E16430 - S1530
E16800 - S1515 E16800 - S1400 E16430
RMK: ONGOING LOW LEVEL ERUPTION. ASH VISIBLE ON SAT IMAGERY.
HEIGHTS AND MOVEMENT BASED ON MODELS AND NOUMEA SOUNDING.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180412/2005Z

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Wednesday, Apr 11, 2018
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Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 11 Apr 2018
Wednesday, Apr 11, 2018
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Tuesday, Apr 10, 2018
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Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 10 Apr 2018
Tuesday, Apr 10, 2018
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Satellite image of Aoba volcano on  9 Apr 2018
Monday, Apr 09, 2018
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