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Sangeang Api volcano
complex volcano 1949 m / 6,394 ft
Indonesia, -8.2°S / 119.07°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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Sangeang Api volcano eruptions:
30 May 2014 (subplinian), 1997-99, 1985-88, 1966, 1964-65, 1958, 1957, 1956, 1955, 1954, 1954, 1953, 1927, 1912, 1911, 1860, 1821, 1715, 1512.
Typical eruption style:
Explosive and effusive
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Sangeang Api Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: MULTIPLE DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS TO FL040 MOV W to 4000 ft (1200 m)

Monday Jun 17, 2019 07:45 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sangeang Api volcano on 17 Jun 2019
Satellite image of Sangeang Api volcano on 17 Jun 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 4000 ft (1200 m) altitude or flight level 040 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 07:29 UTC, 17/06/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190617/0730Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SANGEANG API 264050
PSN: S0812 E11904
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1949M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/1
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: MULTIPLE DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS TO FL040
MOV W
OBS VA DTG: 17/0730Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL040 S0811 E11907 - S0815 E11906 - S0812
E11848 - S0815 E11729 - S0735 E11740 - S0800 E11848 MOV W
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/1330Z SFC/FL040 S0810 E11906 - S0815
E11906 - S0824 E11729 - S0737 E11739
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/1930Z SFC/FL040 S0810 E11906 - S0815
E11906 - S0833 E11728 - S0743 E11734
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/0130Z SFC/FL040 S0810 E11906 - S0815
E11905 - S0810 E11730 - S0726 E11744
RMK: MULTIPLE DISCRETE ERUPTIONS OBSERVED OVER THE LAST HOUR
WITH INCREASING VA CONTENT. PLUME HEIGHT BASED ON IR TEMP OF
21C AND FORECAST BASED ON CONSENSUS MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190617/1330Z

Previous news
View of Sangeang Api this morning (evening local time). Credit: MAGMA Indonesia.
Monday, Oct 15, 2018
A new episode of small, regular ash emissions is occurring, with ash plumes to 2.2km (7,000ft). The level of seismicity has remained high following the minor eruption last year. The Alert Level remains at 2. [more]
Monday, Oct 15, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Sangeang Api volcano on  9 May 2018
Wednesday, May 09, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sangeang Api seismogram (image: Magma Indonesia)
Friday, Feb 09, 2018
Mild activity probably continues at the volcano. The seismic trace now published by Magma Indonesia's new website shows many small volcanic earthquakes related to rockfalls and internal fluid movements (gasses, watery fluids, magma), as well as a tremor episode yesterday. [more]
Saturday, Aug 12, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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