Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
30 Mar - 6 Apr 2019: Land of Theseus - Saronic Gulf (Greece)
2-17 May 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
4-11(12) May 2019: Fascination Volcano - Santorini Island (Greece)
4-12 May 2019: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
25 May - 1 Jun 2019: Etna Discovery - Etna volcano (Italy)
7-12 Jun 2019: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
8-23 Jul 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
12-30 Aug 2019: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
1-19 Sep 2019: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
3-18 Sep 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Random pictures
Sinabung volcano
Stratovolcano 2460 m (8,071 ft)
Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
Current status: restless (2 out of 5)
Sinabung webcams / live data | Reports
Sinabung volcano videos
Sinabung volcano books | Tours
| Places to stay
Sinabung volcano eruptions:
2013-ongoing, 2010
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
Last earthquakes nearby
Latest satellite images
Booking.com
 

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

Previous news
Friday, Sep 22, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Saturday, Sep 16, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 14 Sep 2017
Thursday, Sep 14, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Thursday, Sep 14, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Text and images on this webpage are copyrighted. Further reproduction and use without authorization is not consented. If you need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.