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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: INTERMITTENT VA TO FL080 OBS VA DTG: 08/1929Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Thursday Aug 08, 2019 20:00 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 and is moving at 10 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 19:30 UTC, 08/08/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190808/1929Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SANGEANG API 264050
PSN: S0812 E11904
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1949M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/151
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT VA TO FL080
OBS VA DTG: 08/1929Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0813 E11858 - S0818 E11904 - S0818
E11947 - S0807 E11953 - S0759 E11943 - S0758 E11923 - S0807
E11900 MOV E 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/0129Z SFC/FL080 S0813 E11858 - S0807
E11859 - S0759 E11923 - S0759 E11942 - S0809 E11953 - S0833
E11928 - S0826 E11909
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/0729Z SFC/FL080 S0813 E11858 - S0826
E11909 - S0833 E11928 - S0809 E11952 - S0800 E11943 - S0807
E11859
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/1329Z SFC/FL080 S0813 E11858 - S0807
E11900 - S0800 E11942 - S0809 E11953 - S0826 E11942 - S0821
E11915
RMK: WEAK VA SIGNAL IN SMALL DISCRETE PUFFS DISCERNIBLE ON
LATEST MULTISPECTRAL SATELLITE IMAGERY. VA HEIGHT AND FCST
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY & MODEL GUIDANCE. LIGHT AND VRB
WINDS LEAD TO LOW CONFIDENCE IN FORECAST POLYGONS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190809/0129Z

Previous news
Thursday, Aug 08, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 and is moving at 10 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sangeang Api volcano on  8 Aug 2019
Thursday, Aug 08, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 and is moving at 5 kts in S direction. ... [more]
Wednesday, Aug 07, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 and is moving at 5 kts in S direction. ... [more]
Wednesday, Aug 07, 2019
The Darwin VAAC reported that during 31 July-3 August ash plumes from Sangeang Api were identified in satellite images rising to 2.4-3 km (8,000-10,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifting in multiple directions. The Alert Level remained at 2 (on a scale of 1-4). [more]
Wednesday, Aug 07, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 . ... [more]

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