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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: DISCRETE VA ERUPTION MOV E-SE AT 01/1713Z.

Tuesday Aug 01, 2017 18:00 PM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  1 Aug 2017
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 1 Aug 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 17:55 UTC, 01/08/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170801/1755Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/432
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM, WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA ERUPTION MOV E-SE AT 01/1713Z.
OBS VA DTG: 01/1755Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL150 290/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/2355Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/0555Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 02/1155Z NO VA EXP
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED DISCRETE ERUPTION TO UNKNOWN HEIGHT. VA
UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD. HEIGHT AND
MOVEMENT BASED ON RECENT ERUPTIONS TO FL150, GROUND OBS,
MEDAN 01/1200Z SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE. VA EXPECTED TO
DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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