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Sinabung volcano
Stratovolcano 2460 m (8,071 ft)
Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
Current status: restless (2 out of 5)
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Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL120 MOV SE OBS VA DTG: 18/2140Z

Tuesday Jul 18, 2017 21:45 PM |

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

FVAU0510 at 21:36 UTC, 18/07/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170718/2140Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/389
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL120 MOV SE
OBS VA DTG: 18/2140Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N0308 E09821 - N0302 E09824 - N0306
E09829 - N0310 E09825 MOV SE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/0340Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/0940Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/1540Z NO VA EXP
RMK: ERUPTION OBSERVED ON SATELLITE, ALSO REPORTED FROM THE
GROUND. VA EXPECTED TO DISSPATE +6HRS. HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT
BASED ON HIMAWARI 18/2120Z IMAGERY, MEDAN 18/1200Z SOUNDING
AND MODEL GUIDANCE
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170719/0340Z

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