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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 ERUPTION TO FL150 AT 10/2257Z MOV SW.

Sunday Dec 10, 2017 23:45 PM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 10 Dec 2017
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 10 Dec 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 23:31 UTC, 10/12/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171210/2330Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/589
INFO SOURCE: VONA, HIMAWARI-8, WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL150 AT 10/2257Z MOV
SW.
OBS VA DTG: 10/2330Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL150 045/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 11/0530Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 11/1130Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 11/1730Z NO VA EXP
RMK: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL150 REPORTED BY GROUND OBSERVER
[VONA AT 10/2315Z] AND OBSERVED ON WEBCAM. VA NOT
DISCERNIBLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO OBSCURATION BY MET
CLOUD. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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