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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 (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL210 MOV WNW AT 19/0148Z.

Friday May 19, 2017 02:15 AM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 19 May 2017
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 19 May 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0405 at 02:09 UTC, 19/05/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170519/0210Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/253
INFO SOURCE: VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL210 MOV WNW AT 19/0148Z.
OBS VA DTG: 19/0210Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL210 100/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/0810Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/1410Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/2010Z NOT AVBL
RMK: VONA REPORT FOR ERUPTION TO FL210 MOV WNW AT 19/0148Z.
VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD,
HOWEVER, ERUPTION OBSERVED ON WEBCAM. HEIGHT BASED ON VONA.
WINDS BASED ON MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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Wednesday, May 17, 2017
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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 17 May 2017
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
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Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Monday, May 15, 2017
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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 14 May 2017
Sunday, May 14, 2017
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