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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: VA TO FL100 OBS ON WEBCAM OBS VA DTG: 02/1636Z to 10000 ft (3000 m)

Mon, 2 Nov 2020, 16:45
16:45 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  2 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 2 Nov 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 10000 ft (3000 m) altitude or flight level 100 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU03 at 16:36 UTC, 02/11/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201102/1636Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/74
INFO SOURCE: WEBCAM, SEISMOGRAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL100 OBS ON WEBCAM
OBS VA DTG: 02/1636Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL100 VRB05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/2236Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/0436Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/1036Z NO VA EXP
RMK: AVALANCHE ON SE FLANK RECORDED ON SEISMOGRAM AND OBS ON
WEBCAM MAY BE PUSHING VA INTO THE ATMOSPHERE, CLOSE TO
SUMMIT HEIGHT. WINDS VRB 05KT. VA INDISCERNIBLE ON SAT IMG
DUE TO MET CLOUD. ANOTHER ADVISORY WILL BE ISSUED IF FURTHER
INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

Previous news
Fri, 30 Oct 2020, 07:19
Incandescent avalanches from Sinabung volcano on 28 October (image: Firdaus Surbakti/twitter)
The activity of the volcano has remained essentially unchanged and characterized by pyroclastic flows over the past days. ... read all
Thu, 29 Oct 2020, 07:52
Pyroclastic flow from Sinabung volcano today (image: @Rizal06691023/twitter)
The activity of the volcano is characterized by pyroclastic flows over the past days. read all
Sun, 25 Oct 2020, 18:34
Pyroclastic flow from Sinabung volcano today (image: @Rizal06691023/twitter)
Surveillance cameras observed a pyroclastic flows at the volcano at 12:51 local time today that traveled over the east-southeast flanks with length approx. 1,500 m forming a phoenix clouds, as can be seen in the image. ... read all
Wed, 23 Sep 2020, 07:28
Ash emissions from Sinabung volcano yesterday (image: PVMBG)
PVMBG reported that passive emissions of steam and ash occurred yesterday that rose 164 ft-656 ft(50m-200 m) above the summit. ... read all

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