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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)
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2013-ongoing, 2010
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Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE VA EMISSION TO FL120 OBS AT 08/1640Z

Sunday Jan 08, 2017 23:45 PM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 23:38 UTC, 08/01/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170108/2340Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/6
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA EMISSION TO FL120 OBS AT
08/1640Z
OBS VA DTG: 08/2340Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL120 240/30KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/0540Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/1140Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/1740Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA FROM EARLIER ERUPTION HAS NOW DISSIPATED. NO OTHER
INFORMATION SOURCE INDICATE AN ONGOING ERUPTION. ADVISORY
TERMINATED. WINDS BASED ON MEDAN 08/1200Z SOUNDING AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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