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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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Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO FL110 MOV E AT 18/1143Z.

Tuesday Apr 18, 2017 12:15 PM |

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

FVAU0300 at 12:01 UTC, 18/04/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170418/1200Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/198
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO FL110 MOV E AT
18/1143Z.
OBS VA DTG: 18/1200Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL110 270/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/1800Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/0000Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/0600Z NOT AVBL
RMK: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO 1000M ABOVE SUMMIT. VA NOT
IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD. VA
HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON GRND REPORT, MEDAN 18/0000Z
SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 14 Apr 2017
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