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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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2013-ongoing, 2010
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Sinabung volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE VA ERUPTION TO FL130 AT 11/1517Z MOV S

Sunday Feb 11, 2018 16:00 PM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 11 Feb 2018
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 11 Feb 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 15:56 UTC, 11/02/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180211/1545Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/61
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA ERUPTION TO FL130 AT 11/1517Z
MOV S
OBS VA DTG: 11/1545Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N0309 E09818 - N0309 E09824 - N0312
E09824 - N0313 E09818 MOV S 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 11/2145Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/0345Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/0945Z NO VA EXP
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION TO 1500M ABV SUMMIT AND VA
IDENTIFIABLE ON HIMAWARI-8 11/1530Z IMAGERY. DUE TO
SHORT-LIVED ERUPTION, VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6
HOURS. HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON GROUND REPORT, SAT
IMAGERY AND MEDAN 11/1200Z SOUNDING.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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