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Aoba volcano
Shield volcano 1496 m / 4,908 ft
Vanuatu, -15.4°S / 167.83°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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Aoba volcano eruptions:
2017, 2011, 2005
Typical eruption style:
unspecified
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Aoba volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT ERUPTIONS OBS VA DTG: 17/1102Z

Tuesday Jul 17, 2018 11:45 AM |

Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 17 Jul 2018
Satellite image of Aoba volcano on 17 Jul 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVPS01 at 11:38 UTC, 17/07/18 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180717/1138Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: AOBA 257030
PSN: S1524 E16750
AREA: VANUATU
SUMMIT ELEV: 1496M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/212
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT ERUPTIONS
OBS VA DTG: 17/1102Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S1500 E16745 - S1530 E16745 - S1630
E16815 - S1630 E16915 - S1415 E17100 - S1345 E17045 MOV NE
15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/1702Z SFC/FL160 S1330 E17115 - S1500
E16745 - S1545 E16745 - S1615 E16930 - S1415 E17200
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/2302Z SFC/FL120 S1500 E16745 - S1545
E16745 - S1630 E16945 - S1415 E17230 - S1315 E17145
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/0502Z SFC/FL120 S1500 E16745 - S1545
E16745 - S1630 E16945 - S1415 E17230 - S1315 E17145
RMK: VA FM LARGE ERUPTION AT 17/0100Z VISIBLE ON SAT IMAGERY
FURTHER E THAN PREVIOUS VAA
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180717/1738Z

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