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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: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO FL180 MOV W AT 17/0500Z.

Friday Mar 17, 2017 05:30 AM |

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

FVAU0300 at 05:19 UTC, 17/03/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170317/0520Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/160
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO FL180 MOV W AT
17/0500Z.
OBS VA DTG: 17/0520Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WINDS
SFC/FL180 VRB05KT SFC/FL180 VRB05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/1120Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/1720Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 17/2320Z NOT AVBL
RMK: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO 3000M ABOVE SUMMIT. VA
CURRENTLY NOT IDENTIFABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET
CLOUD. VA HEIGHT BASED ON GRND REPORT AND ASH MOVEMENT BASED
ON MEDAN 17/0000Z SOUNDING.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 12 Mar 2017
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