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Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
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Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS TO FL120 MOV ESE OBS VA DTG: 23/2000Z

Sunday Jul 23, 2017 20:00 PM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 23 Jul 2017
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 23 Jul 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0510 at 19:56 UTC, 23/07/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170723/2000Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/411
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS TO FL120 MOV ESE
OBS VA DTG: 23/2000Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N0314 E09821 - N0310 E09820 - N0305
E09825 - N0307 E09828 - N0312 E09829 MOV E 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 24/0200Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 24/0800Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 24/1400Z NO VA EXP
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION OCCURRED AT 23/1903Z. HEIGHT
AND MOVEMENT BASED HIMAWARI-8 23/1930Z IMAGERY, MEDAN
23/1200Z SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE. VA EXPECTED TO
DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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