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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: DISCRETE VA EMISSION TO FL160 MOV SSE OBS VA DTG: 05/0035Z

Sunday Nov 05, 2017 00:45 AM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  5 Nov 2017
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 5 Nov 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 00:31 UTC, 05/11/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171105/0035Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/543
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA EMISSION TO FL160 MOV SSE
OBS VA DTG: 05/0035Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N0305 E09826 - N0300 E09825 - N0300
E09830 - N0306 E09834 - N0309 E09832 MOV SE 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 05/0635Z SFC/FL160 N0258 E09851 - N0249
E09847 - N0243 E09837 - N0234 E09844 - N0239 E09856 - N0251
E09902
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/1235Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 05/1835Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA PARTIALLY DISCERNIBLE BENEATH MET CLOUD. HEIGHT AND
FCST BASED ON CVGHM 04/2310Z VONA, HIMAWARI-8 05/0010Z
IMAGERY, MEDAN 04/1200Z SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE. VA
EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20171105/0635Z

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