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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 (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL190 AT 19/1600Z MOV ENE OBS VA DTG: 20/1635Z

Thursday Jul 20, 2017 16:45 PM |

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

FVAU0510 at 16:37 UTC, 20/07/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170720/1635Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/398
INFO SOURCE: VONA, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL190 AT 19/1600Z MOV ENE
OBS VA DTG: 20/1635Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL190 225/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/2235Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/0435Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 21/1035Z NO VA EXP
RMK: GROUND REPORT OF ERPUTION TO FL190, VA CANNOT BE
IDENTIFIED ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD. ADVISORY WILL BE
UPDATED IF NEW INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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