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Sinabung volcano
Stratovolcano 2460 m (8,071 ft)
Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5) Sinabung volcano eruptions:
2013-ongoing, 2010
Typical eruption style:
Explosive

Sinabung volcano (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMISSIONS TO FL120 MOV W/SW OBS VA DTG: 04/0054Z

Mon, 4 Jan 2021, 01:00
01:00 AM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU01 at 00:54 UTC, 04/01/21 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210104/0054Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/2
INFO SOURCE: AIREP, WEBCAM, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS TO FL120 MOV W/SW
OBS VA DTG: 04/0054Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL120 070/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/0654Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/1254Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 04/1854Z NOT AVBL
RMK: AIREP OF VA TO FL120 MOV SW. VA UNABLE TO BE IDENTIFIED
ON SAT IMAGERY, HOWEVER WEBCAM SHOWS LIGHT EMISSIONS JUST
ABOVE SUMMIT. ADVISORY WILL BE UPDATED IF NEW INFORMATION IS
RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

Previous news
Sun, 13 Dec 2020, 08:57
Incandescent avalanches from Sinabung volcano yesterday (image: @Rizal06691023/twitter)
Surveillance cameras observed an incandescent avalanches of the dome blocks that slid down along the E-SE flank of the volcano with distance probably of 1,000 m from the summit. ... read all

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