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Sinabung volcano
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: ERUPTION OBS ON WEBCAM IMAGERY TO FL160 AT 08/0805Z.

Friday Dec 08, 2017 08:15 AM |

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

FVAU0300 at 08:10 UTC, 08/12/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171208/0810Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/585
INFO SOURCE: WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION OBS ON WEBCAM IMAGERY TO FL160 AT
08/0805Z.
OBS VA DTG: 08/0810Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL160 350/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/1410Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/2010Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/0210Z NOT AVBL
RMK: VA WILL BE UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET
CLOUD. VA OBS ON WEBCAM IMAGERY. WINDS BASED ON MODEL
GUIDANCE. IF NEW INFORMATION IS RECEIVED THEN ADVISORY WILL
BE REISSUED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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Thursday, Dec 07, 2017
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Wednesday, Dec 06, 2017
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Eruption of Sinabung volcano this morning at 07:40 local time (image:  Sutopo Purwo Nugroho‏ @Sutopo_BNPB / tiwtter)
Saturday, Dec 02, 2017
Two spectacular, moderately large explosions with associated pyroclastic flows occurred this morning at 07:40 and 08:45 local time. ... [more]
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  2 Dec 2017
Saturday, Dec 02, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, Dec 01, 2017
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