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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: ERUPTION REPORTED TO FL130 MOV S AT 01/1430Z.

Thursday Feb 01, 2018 15:00 PM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on  1 Feb 2018
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 1 Feb 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 14:59 UTC, 01/02/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180201/1500Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/57
INFO SOURCE: VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION REPORTED TO FL130 MOV S AT
01/1430Z.
OBS VA DTG: 01/1500Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL130 360/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/2100Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/0300Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 02/0900Z NOT AVBL
RMK: VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD.
GROUND REPORT FOR ERUPTIONT TO 1500M ABOVE SUMMIT. WINDS
BASED ON GROUND REPORT AND MODEL GUIDANCE. IF NEW
INFORMATION IS RECEIVED THEN ADVISORY WILL BE ISSUED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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