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Raung Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL120 AT 22/1850Z EXTN TO W. to 12000 ft (3700 m)

Tue, 23 Mar 2021, 12:15 12:15 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 and is moving at 10 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 11:59 UTC, 23/03/21 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210323/1200Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: RAUNG 263340
PSN: S0807 E11403
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3332M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/107
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM, WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL120 AT 22/1850Z EXTN TO W.
OBS VA DTG: 23/1200Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 S0804 E11400 - S0800 E11429 - S0816
E11424 - S0818 E11413 - S0810 E11357 MOV E 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 23/1800Z SFC/FL120 S0805 E11400 - S0804
E11429 - S0822 E11419 - S0821 E11403 - S0810 E11356
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 24/0000Z SFC/FL120 S0805 E11400 - S0805
E11426 - S0822 E11422 - S0820 E11411 - S0810 E11357
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 24/0600Z SFC/FL120 S0805 E11359 - S0804
E11429 - S0822 E11421 - S0821 E11402 - S0810 E11357
RMK: VA CURRENTLY NOT IDENTIFIABLE SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO
MET CLOUD, HOWEVER ASH STILL EXPECTED IN AREA. VA HEIGHT AND
FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, SURABAYA 23/0000Z
SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20210323/1800Z=

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Raung volcano (Eastern Java, Indonesia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 17 March-23 March 2021 (Continuing Activity)

PVMBG reported that daily gray-and-white ash plumes rose 300-900 m above Raung's summit during 16-23 March. Ash plumes drifted mainly N, E, and S. The Alert Level remained at 2 (on a scale of 1-4), and the public was warned to remain outside of the 2-km exclusion zone. ... Read all
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Raung volcano
Stratovolcano 3332 m (10,932 ft)
East Java (Indonesia), -8.13°S / 114.04°E
Current status: restless (2 out of 5) Raung volcano eruptions:
1586 (?), 1593 (large sub-plinian eruption), 1597, 1638, 1730, 1804+-4y, 1812-14, 1815 +-1y, 1817, 1838, 1849, 1859, 1860, 1864, 1881, 1885, 1890, 1896, 1897, 1902, 1903, 1913, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1921, 1924, 1924, 1927-28, 1928, 1929, 1933, 1936, 1937, 1938-39, 1940, 1941, 1943, 1944-45, 1953, 1955, 1956, 1971, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1982, 1985, 1987-89, 1990, 1991, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1995 (?), 1997, 1999, Jul 2000, Jun-Aug 2002, Apr-Oct 2004 (?), Jul-Aug 2005 (?), Aug 2007 (?), 2012, 2014-15, 2020-ongoing
Typical eruption style
Explosive
Raung volcano satelite image by (c) Google Earth View
Raung volcano satelite image by (c) Google Earth View
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