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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: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL190 MOV W OBS VA DTG: 19/2105Z

Friday May 19, 2017 21:15 PM |

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

FVAU0405 at 21:04 UTC, 19/05/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170519/2105Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/258
INFO SOURCE: VONA, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL190 MOV W
OBS VA DTG: 19/2105Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL190 090/20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/0305Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/0905Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 20/1505Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VONA RECEIVED REPORTING ASH TO FL190, ERUPTION CAN ALSO
BE OBSERVED ON WEBCAM. VA CANNOT BE IDENTIFIED ON SAT
IMAGERY, ADVISORY WILL BE UPDATED IF NEW INFORMATION IS
RECIEVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170520/0305Z

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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 19 May 2017
Friday, May 19, 2017
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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
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Monday, May 15, 2017
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