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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: ERUPTION WITH VA TO FL160 MOV E-SE OBS VA DTG: 09/0015Z

Thursday Nov 09, 2017 00:30 AM |

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

FVAU0190 at 00:18 UTC, 09/11/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171109/0015Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/550
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION WITH VA TO FL160 MOV E-SE
OBS VA DTG: 09/0015Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL160 280/15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/0615Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/1215Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/1815Z NOT AVBL
RMK: VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET
CLOUD, HOWEVER, VONA RECEIVED AT 08/2357Z INDICATES EMISSION
TO 2500M ABV SUMMIT. WIND BASED ON MODEL GUIDANCE AND GROUND
REPORT.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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