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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: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO FL130 AT 16/0158Z OBS VA DTG: 16/0305Z

Thursday Mar 16, 2017 03:00 AM |

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

FVAU0300 at 02:59 UTC, 16/03/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170316/0305Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/158
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO FL130 AT 16/0158Z
OBS VA DTG: 16/0305Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL130 210/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/0905Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/1505Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 16/2105Z NOT AVBL
RMK: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO 1500M ABOVE SUMMIT. VA NOT
IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD. VA
HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON GRND REPORT, MEDAN 16/0000Z
SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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