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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: CONTINUOUS ERUPTION TO FL100 OBS VA DTG: 20/1215Z

Wednesday Jun 20, 2018 15:00 PM |

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 20 Jun 2018
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 20 Jun 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0405 at 14:48 UTC, 20/06/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180620/1215Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/110
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM, WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS ERUPTION TO FL100
OBS VA DTG: 20/1215Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 N0308 E09822 - N0312 E09821 - N0337
E09854 - N0313 E09906 MOV NE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/1815Z SFC/FL100 N0308 E09821 - N0312
E09821 - N0332 E09854 - N0301 E09859
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/0015Z SFC/FL100 N0309 E09822 - N0313
E09823 - N0319 E09856 - N0254 E09853
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 21/0615Z SFC/FL100 N0313 E09823 - N0315
E09856 - N0250 E09850 - N0308 E09821
RMK: ONGOING ERUPTION OBSERVED VIA WEBCAM HOWEVER NOT
CURRENTLY DISCERNIBLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD.
HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, WEBCAM,
GROUND OBSERVATIONS AND MODEL GUIDANCE. *RESENT TO CORRECT
PRODUCT ID
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180620/1815Z

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Sunday, May 20, 2018
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Friday, May 18, 2018
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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 18 May 2018
Friday, May 18, 2018
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