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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 OBS TO FL130 MOV N OBS VA DTG: 01/0230Z

Sunday Oct 01, 2017 02:45 AM |

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

FVAU0190 at 02:36 UTC, 01/10/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171001/0230Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/501
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL130 MOV N
OBS VA DTG: 01/0230Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N0314 E09825 - N0315 E09816 - N0313
E09813 - N0310 E09820 - N0312 E09824 MOV N 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/0830Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 01/1430Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 01/2030Z NO VA EXP
RMK: ERUPTION OBS ON WEBCAM 01/0200Z WITH ASH TO FL130. VA
EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS. HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 01/0210Z IMAGERY, MEDAN 30/1200Z
SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20171001/0830Z

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