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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 EMISSION OBSERVED 11/2320Z MOVING EAST

Monday Dec 11, 2017 23:45 PM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 11 Dec 2017
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 11 Dec 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 23:35 UTC, 11/12/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171211/2340Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/590
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE EMISSION OBSERVED 11/2320Z MOVING
EAST
OBS VA DTG: 11/2340Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N0315 E09821 - N0310 E09816 - N0306
E09822 - N0309 E09833 - N0313 E09828 MOV E 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/0540Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/1140Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/1740Z NO VA EXP
RMK: BRIEF EMISSION OBSERVED ON SATELLITE MOVING TOWARDS
EAST. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS. HEIGHT AND
MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, MEDAN 11/1200Z
SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20171212/0540Z

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