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Sinabung volcano
Stratovolcano 2460 m (8,071 ft)
Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
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Sinabung volcano (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO 4200M ABOVE SUMMIT AT 0956Z

Fri, 14 Aug 2020, 10:30
10:30 AM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU02 at 10:24 UTC, 14/08/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200814/1024Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/19
INFO SOURCE: GROUND REPORT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO 4200M ABOVE SUMMIT AT
0956Z
OBS VA DTG: 14/1024Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL160 270/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 14/1624Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 14/2224Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 15/0424Z NOT AVBL
RMK: GROUND REPORT OF ERUPTION TO 4200M ABOVE SUMMIT. A MORE
DETAILED ADVISORY WILL FOLLOW AS SOON AS MORE SATELLITE
IMAGERY BECOMES AVAILABLE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200812/1040Z

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Fri, 14 Aug 2020, 06:57
Dense dark ash plume from Sinabung volcano today (image: PVMBG)
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