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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: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO FL240 AT 1542Z.

Wednesday Jan 11, 2017 16:45 PM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 11 Jan 2017
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 11 Jan 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 16:30 UTC, 11/01/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170111/1630Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/19
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO FL240 AT 1542Z.
OBS VA DTG: 11/1630Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL240 120/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 11/2230Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/0430Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/1030Z NO VA EXP
RMK: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO 4960M ABOVE SUMMIT. VA NOT
IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD. VA
HEIGHT BASED ON GRND REPORT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON MEDAN
11/1200Z SOUNDING.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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Wednesday, Jan 11, 2017
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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 10 Jan 2017
Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017
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Monday, Jan 09, 2017
The volcano remains active and Indonesian scientists predict it might well continue to erupt during the new year (as it has for more than 3 years already). ... [more]
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  9 Jan 2017
Monday, Jan 09, 2017
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Sunday, Jan 08, 2017
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