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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 (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CVGHM REPORT REPORT ERUPTION TO FL180 MOV WSW AT 18/1632Z.

Saturday Mar 18, 2017 16:45 PM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 18 Mar 2017
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 18 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 16:43 UTC, 18/03/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170318/1645Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/162
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CVGHM REPORT REPORT ERUPTION TO FL180 MOV
WSW AT 18/1632Z.
OBS VA DTG: 18/1645Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL180 060/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/2245Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/0445Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/1045Z NOT AVBL
RMK: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO 3000M ABOVE SUMMIT. VA
CURRENTLY NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET
CLOUD. VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON GRND REPORT AND EC
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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