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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: ERUPTION REPORTED TO FL180 MOV NW AT 08/1427Z.

Saturday Jul 08, 2017 15:30 PM |

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

FVAU0295 at 15:17 UTC, 08/07/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170708/1515Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/369
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION REPORTED TO FL180 MOV NW AT
08/1427Z.
OBS VA DTG: 08/1515Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL180 N0322 E09812 - N0312 E09807 - N0308
E09823 - N0311 E09826 MOV NW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/2115Z SFC/FL180 N0336 E09652 - N0325
E09723 - N0344 E09736 - N0406 E09710
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/0315Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/0915Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA OBSERVED ON SAT IMAGERY MOV NW. GROUND REPORTED FOR
ERUPTION TO 3000M ABOVE SUMMIT. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE
WITHIN 6 HOURS. VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8
IMAGERY, VONA, MEDAN 08/1200Z AND MODEL WIND GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170708/2115Z

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