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Sinabung volcano
Stratovolcano 2460 m (8,071 ft)
Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
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2013-ongoing, 2010
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Sinabung volcano (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION CONTINUING, VA INDISCERNIBLE OBS VA DTG: 20/2253Z

Thu, 20 Aug 2020, 23:00
23:00 PM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU02 at 22:53 UTC, 20/08/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200820/2253Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/49
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION CONTINUING, VA INDISCERNIBLE
OBS VA DTG: 20/2253Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL140 VRB05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/0453Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/1053Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 21/1653Z NOT AVBL
RMK: COLOUR CODE DOWNGRADED TO ORANGE. REPORT OF ERUPTION
CONTINUING AT 20/2232Z FROM SEISMIC DATA, VA NOT DETECTED
FROM GROUND OR SATELLITE IMG.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news
Thu, 20 Aug 2020, 07:56
Dense dark ash plume from Sinabung volcano yesterday (image: @VolcanoJeannie/twitter)
The activity of the volcano has remained essentially unchanged at high levels. ... read all
Tue, 18 Aug 2020, 06:49
Constant ash emissions from Sinabung volcano today (image: PVMBG)
The activity of the volcano continues at high levels. ... read all

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