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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
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Explosive
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Sinabung volcano (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL110 MOVING TO SSW AT 16/1830Z.

Sunday Apr 16, 2017 19:00 PM |

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

FVAU0300 at 18:58 UTC, 16/04/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170416/1900Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/193
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL110 MOVING TO SSW AT 16/1830Z.
OBS VA DTG: 16/1900Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL110 N0304 E09814 - N0301 E09824 - N0310
E09826 - N0312 E09822 MOV S 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/0100Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/0700Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 17/1300Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA OBS ON IR IMAGERY MOV SSW AND ON WEBCAM IMAGERY. VA
EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS. VA HEIGHT AND FORECAST
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, MEDAN 16/1200Z SOUNDING AND ALL
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170417/0100Z

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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 13 Apr 2017
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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 12 Apr 2017
Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017
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