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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: VA ERUPTION REPORTED TO FL180 AT 14/0520Z MOV SW.

Sunday Jan 14, 2018 06:00 AM |

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

FVAU0190 at 05:44 UTC, 14/01/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180114/0545Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/25
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM, JAKARTA MWO
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA ERUPTION REPORTED TO FL180 AT 14/0520Z
MOV SW.
OBS VA DTG: 14/0545Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL180 050/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 14/1145Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 14/1745Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 14/2345Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD.
HEIGHT AND WINDS BASED ON JAKARTA MWO REPORT, MEDAN 14/0000Z
SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCES. ADVISORY WILL BE REISSUED IF
NEW INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180114/1138Z

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Friday, Jan 12, 2018
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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 12 Jan 2018
Friday, Jan 12, 2018
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Thursday, Jan 11, 2018
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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  9 Jan 2018
Wednesday, Jan 10, 2018
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Tuesday, Jan 09, 2018
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