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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: SMALL ERUPTION OBS AT 20180717/2230Z.

Wednesday Jul 18, 2018 00:30 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVPS01 at 00:16 UTC, 18/07/18 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180718/0016Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: AOBA 257030
PSN: S1524 E16750
AREA: VANUATU
SUMMIT ELEV: 1496M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/215
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: SMALL ERUPTION OBS AT 20180717/2230Z.
OBS VA DTG: 18/0003Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S1515 E16730 - S1530 E16730 - S1545
E16745 - S1545 E16815 - S1515 E16830 - S1500 E16815 MOV SE
5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/0603Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/1203Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/1803Z NO VA EXP
RMK: SMALL ERUPTION OBS AT 20180717/2230Z. LIGHT VA
IDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY AND WEBCAM. HEIGHTS BASED ON IR
IMAGERY AND 11Z NOUMEA SOUNDING. MOVEMENT BASED ON MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180718/0616Z

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