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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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Sinabung volcano eruptions:
2013-ongoing, 2010
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
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Sinabung volcano (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL110 EXT 7NM TO W AT 09/2130Z.

Thursday Mar 09, 2017 22:00 PM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  9 Mar 2017
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 9 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 21:56 UTC, 09/03/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170309/2155Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/138
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL110 EXT 7NM TO W AT 09/2130Z.
OBS VA DTG: 09/2155Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL110 N0312 E09824 - N0312 E09822 - N0314
E09818 - N0311 E09815 - N0309 E09816 - N0308 E09821 - N0308
E09824 MOV W 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/0355Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/0955Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/1555Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA ERUPTION OBS ON HIMAWARI-8 IR AND RGB IMAGERY MOV W.
HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON IR TEMPERATURE AND OBS PLUME
MOVEMENT, MEDAN 09/1200Z SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE. VA
EXPECTED TO MOV W TO WNW AND DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170310/0355Z

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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  7 Mar 2017
Tuesday, Mar 07, 2017
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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  5 Mar 2017
Sunday, Mar 05, 2017
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Thursday, Mar 02, 2017
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