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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: DISCRETE VA EMISSION TO FL150 MOV WSW AT 07/2355Z.

Sunday Oct 08, 2017 00:45 AM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  8 Oct 2017
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 8 Oct 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 00:34 UTC, 08/10/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171008/0040Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/510
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM, WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA EMISSION TO FL150 MOV WSW AT
07/2355Z.
OBS VA DTG: 08/0040Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N0305 E09821 - N0309 E09823 - N0312
E09824 - N0312 E09820 - N0308 E09818 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/0640Z SFC/FL150 N0248 E09758 - N0241
E09811 - N0246 E09818 - N0254 E09810 - N0254 E09800
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/1240Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 08/1840Z NO VA EXP
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED DISCRETE ERUPTION TO 2000M ABOVE SUMMIT.
VA MOSTLY OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. VA EXTRAPOLATED TO 6HRS
THEN EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE. HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON
08/0015Z VONA, HIMAWARI-8 08/0010Z SAT IMG, MEDAN 07/1200Z
SOUNDING & MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20171008/0640Z

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