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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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Sinabung volcano eruptions:
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: VA OBS ON WEBCAM TO FL150 AT 06/1908Z.

Saturday Jan 06, 2018 19:30 PM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  6 Jan 2018
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 6 Jan 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 19:19 UTC, 06/01/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180106/1920Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/13
INFO SOURCE: WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS ON WEBCAM TO FL150 AT 06/1908Z.
OBS VA DTG: 06/1920Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL150 140/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/0120Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 07/0720Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 07/1320Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA OBS ON WEBCAM ESTIMATED TO FL150. VA UNIDENTIFIABLE
ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE
WITHIN 6 HOURS. WINDS BASED ON MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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Saturday, Jan 06, 2018
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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  4 Jan 2018
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Thursday, Jan 04, 2018
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Wednesday, Jan 03, 2018
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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  2 Jan 2018
Tuesday, Jan 02, 2018
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