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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 TO FL120 MOV SW AT 12/0940Z.

Sunday Mar 12, 2017 20:00 PM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 12 Mar 2017
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 12 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 19:57 UTC, 12/03/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170312/1955Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/147
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL120 MOV SW AT 12/0940Z.
OBS VA DTG: 12/1955Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N0313 E09815 - N0312 E09810 - N0308
E09809 - N0301 E09809 - N0303 E09817 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/0155Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/0755Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/1355Z NO VA EXP
RMK: ERUPTION OBS ON HIMAWARI-8 12/1940Z RGB IMAGERY MOV TO
SW. HEIGHT DERIVED FROM OBS PLUME MOVEMENT, IR TEMPERATURE
AND 12/1200Z MEDAN SOUNDING. VA EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO MOV
SW AND DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170313/0155Z

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