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Stratovolcano 2460 m (8,071 ft)
Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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Sinabung volcano (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL140 MOV SE AT 18/0740Z.

Monday Dec 18, 2017 08:15 AM |

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

FVAU0300 at 08:08 UTC, 18/12/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171218/0810Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/607
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL140 MOV SE AT 18/0740Z.
OBS VA DTG: 18/0810Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N0311 E09830 - N0305 E09824 - N0254
E09832 - N0303 E09841 MOV SE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/1410Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/2010Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/0210Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA OBS MOV SE ON SAT IMAGERY BETWEEN CLOUD. VA
DETATCHED FROM VOLCANO. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6
HOURS. VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON SAT IMAGERY, MEDAN
18/0000Z SOUNDING AND ACCESS-G/JMA MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20171218/1410Z

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