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Sinabung volcano
Stratovolcano 2460 m (8,071 ft)
Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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2013-ongoing, 2010
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Explosive
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Sinabung volcano (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL120 MOV NW AT 04/2220Z.

Wednesday Oct 04, 2017 22:45 PM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  4 Oct 2017
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 4 Oct 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 22:40 UTC, 04/10/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171004/2240Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/506
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL120 MOV NW AT 04/2220Z.
OBS VA DTG: 04/2240Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N0319 E09819 - N0321 E09808 - N0310
E09807 - N0310 E09819 - N0314 E09823 MOV NW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 05/0440Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/1040Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 05/1640Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA DETACHED FROM VOLCANO MOVING NW. VA OBS ON RGB AND
IR IMAGERY. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS. WINDS
BASED ON SAT IMAGERY, MEDAN 04/1200Z AND ACCESS/US GFS MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20171005/0440Z

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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 28 Sep 2017
Thursday, Sep 28, 2017
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