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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)
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2013-ongoing, 2010
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Explosive
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Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL130 AT 07/0230Z VIA GROUND REPORT

Tuesday Mar 07, 2017 03:00 AM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  7 Mar 2017
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 7 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 02:56 UTC, 07/03/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170307/0255Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/134
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL130 AT 07/0230Z VIA GROUND
REPORT
OBS VA DTG: 07/0255Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL130 330/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/0855Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 07/1455Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 07/2055Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VONA RECEIVED REPORTING ERUPTION WITH ASH CLOUD TO
FL130. VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY AND EXPECTED TO
DISSIPATE WITHIN T+6 HOURS. ADVISORY WILL BE UPDATED IF NEW
INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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