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Stratovolcano 2460 m (8,071 ft)
Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
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Sinabung volcano (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA REPORTED TO FL130 MOV W AT 18/1214Z OBS VA DTG: 18/1250Z

Wednesday Oct 18, 2017 13:00 PM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 18 Oct 2017
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 18 Oct 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 12:50 UTC, 18/10/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171018/1250Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/528
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM VONA, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA REPORTED TO FL130 MOV W AT 18/1214Z
OBS VA DTG: 18/1250Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL130 265/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/1850Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/0050Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/0650Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VONA REPORTING NON-ONGOING ERUPTION AT 18/1214Z. VA NOT
IDENTIFIABLE IN SAT IMAGERY. WINDS BASED ON MODEL DATA.
ADVISORY WILL BE REISSUED IF NEW INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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