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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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2013-ongoing, 2010
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Sinabung volcano (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL130 EXT WSW.

Sunday Sep 03, 2017 10:45 AM |

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

FVAU0295 at 10:31 UTC, 03/09/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170903/1035Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/469
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL130 EXT WSW.
OBS VA DTG: 03/1035Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL130 070/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/1635Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/2235Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 04/0435Z NOT AVBL
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION TO 1500M ABV SUMMIT. VA
UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD. HEIGHTS AND
WINDS BASED ON GROUND REPORT, HIMAWARI-8, MENADO 03/0000Z
SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE. ADVISORY WILL BE RE-ISSUED IF
NEW INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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