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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: ERUPTION REPORTED TO FL130 MOV ESE AT 23/0222Z.

Saturday Sep 23, 2017 03:30 AM |

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

FVAU0300 at 03:21 UTC, 23/09/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170923/0315Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/488
INFO SOURCE: VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION REPORTED TO FL130 MOV ESE AT
23/0222Z.
OBS VA DTG: 23/0315Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL130 280/15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 23/0915Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 23/1515Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 23/2115Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD. VA
HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON GROUND REPORT, MEDAN 23/0000Z
SOUNDING AND GROUND REPORT.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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