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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 FL130 MOV E AT 28/0747Z.

Sunday Jan 28, 2018 08:15 AM |

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

FVAU0190 at 08:07 UTC, 28/01/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180128/0810Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/48
INFO SOURCE: VONA; HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL130 MOV E AT
28/0747Z.
OBS VA DTG: 28/0810Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL130 270/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 28/1410Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 28/2010Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 29/0210Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VONA RECIEVED INDICATING DISCRETE VA ERUPTION. ALSO
OBSERVED ON WEBCAM BUT NOT DISCERNIBLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
DUE TO OBSCURATION BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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