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Stratovolcano 2460 m (8,071 ft)
Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
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2013-ongoing, 2010
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Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA REPORTED TO FL120 MOV TO W AT 12/0432Z.

Sunday Mar 12, 2017 05:00 AM |

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

FVAU0300 at 04:50 UTC, 12/03/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170312/0455Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/146
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA REPORTED TO FL120 MOV TO W AT 12/0432Z.
OBS VA DTG: 12/0455Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL120 VRB05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/1055Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/1655Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/2255Z NO VA EXP
RMK: GROUND REPORT RECEIVED FROM CVGHM OF VA TO 1000M ABOVE
SUMMIT HEIGHT MOVING TO W. VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE IN SATELLITE
IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD COVERAGE. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE
WITHIN 6HRS. WINDS BASED ON MODEL DATA.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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Saturday, Mar 11, 2017
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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 11 Mar 2017
Saturday, Mar 11, 2017
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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  9 Mar 2017
Thursday, Mar 09, 2017
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Thursday, Mar 09, 2017
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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  8 Mar 2017
Wednesday, Mar 08, 2017
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