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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: DISCRETE EMISSION TO FL120 OBS AT 04/0712Z MOV W/NW

Mon, 4 Jan 2021, 07:45
07:45 AM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU01 at 07:36 UTC, 04/01/21 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210104/0736Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/5
INFO SOURCE: WEBCAM, HIMAWARI-8, VAR
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE EMISSION TO FL120 OBS AT 04/0712Z
MOV W/NW
OBS VA DTG: 04/0736Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL120 120/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/1336Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/1936Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 05/0136Z NOT AVBL
RMK: VA REPORTED BY OBSERVER TO FL120. UNABLE TO BE
IDENTIFIED ON SAT IMAGERY. 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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