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Stratovolcano 2460 m (8,071 ft)
Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
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Sinabung volcano (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: GND RPT ERUPTION AT 17/0225Z OBS VA DTG: 17/0855Z

Monday Apr 17, 2017 09:00 AM |

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

FVAU0300 at 08:57 UTC, 17/04/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170417/0855Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/196
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: GND RPT ERUPTION AT 17/0225Z
OBS VA DTG: 17/0855Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL100 010/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/1455Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/2055Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/0255Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA NOT DISCERNIBLE IN SAT IMAGERY. NO OTHER REPORTS OF
CONTINUING ERUPTION AND VA AND IS EXPECTED TO HAVE
DISSIPATED. ADVISORY TERMINATED DUE TO LACK OF REPORTS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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