Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
4-11 Aug 2019: Nyiragongo Lava Lake & Mountain Gorillas - DR Congo
12-30 Aug 2019: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
13-29 Aug 2019: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
14-17 Aug 2019: Krakatau Volcano Special - Krakatau volcano (Indonesia)
1-19 Sep 2019: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
3-18 Sep 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
21-28 Sep 2019: Pearl of the Aegean - Santorini - Santorini Island (Greece)
12-20 Oct 2019: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Random pictures
Sinabung volcano
Stratovolcano 2460 m (8,071 ft)
Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
Sinabung webcams / live data | Reports
Sinabung volcano videos
Sinabung volcano books | Tours
| Places to stay
Sinabung volcano eruptions:
2013-ongoing, 2010
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
Last earthquakes nearby
Latest satellite images
Booking.com
 

Sinabung volcano (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: GROUND REPORT OF ERUPTION TO FL170 OBS VA DTG: 10/0810Z

Saturday Dec 10, 2016 08:15 AM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 10 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 10 Dec 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0405 at 08:12 UTC, 10/12/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161210/0810Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/385
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: GROUND REPORT OF ERUPTION TO FL170
OBS VA DTG: 10/0810Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL170 270/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/1410Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/2010Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 11/0210Z NO VA EXP
RMK: CVGHM REPORT AN ERUPTION TO 2500M ABOVE SUMMIT LEVEL AT
10/0630Z MOVING TO THE ENE. VA UNIDENTIFIABLE IN SATELLITE
IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD AS SUCH NO ASH BOUNDARY CAN BE
GIVEN. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6HRS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  6 Dec 2016
Tuesday, Dec 06, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Nov 29, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, Nov 20, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 14 Nov 2016
Monday, Nov 14, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, Nov 13, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
 

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.