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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 ERUPTIONS TO FL080 OBS MOV E AT 09/0100Z. to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Friday Aug 09, 2019 15:00 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sangeang Api volcano on  9 Aug 2019
Satellite image of Sangeang Api volcano on 9 Aug 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 01:27 UTC, 09/08/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190809/0129Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SANGEANG API 264050
PSN: S0812 E11904
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1949M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/152
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT ERUPTIONS TO FL080 OBS MOV E
AT 09/0100Z.
OBS VA DTG: 09/0129Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0809 E11901 - S0815 E11901 - S0822
E11944 - S0756 E11942 MOV E 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/0729Z SFC/FL080 S0805 E11849 - S0752
E11934 - S0809 E11952 - S0825 E11933 - S0819 E11848
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/1329Z SFC/FL080 S0821 E11906 - S0812
E11918 - S0755 E11913 - S0751 E11843 - S0820 E11833
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/1929Z SFC/FL080 S0821 E11906 - S0823
E11829 - S0750 E11828 - S0755 E11908 - S0812 E11918
RMK: CONTINUOUS DISCRETE EMISSIONS OBS ON VIS SAT IMAGERY
MOVING EAST AND DISSIPATING. EXTENT OF VA OBSCURED BY MET
CLOUD. LIGHT AND VRB WINDS LEAD TO LOW CONFIDENCE IN
FORECAST.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190809/0729Z

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 E direction. ... [more]
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]

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