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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: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION AT 11/1518Z.

Saturday May 11, 2019 15:45 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 11 May 2019
Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 11 May 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU02 at 15:33 UTC, 11/05/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190511/1535Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SINABUNG 261080
PSN: N0310 E09824
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2460M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/3
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION AT 11/1518Z.
OBS VA DTG: 11/1535Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WINDS
SFC/FL200 VRB10KT FL200/400 090/30KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 11/2135Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/0335Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/0935Z NOT AVBL
RMK: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION WITH UNKNOWN HEIGHT. VA CURRENTLY
OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. INCANDESCENT LAVA OBSERVED ON WEBCAM.
MODEL WINDS REMAIN VARIABLE TO FL200 AND BECOMES EASTERLY
30KNOTS ABOVE FL200.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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Tuesday, May 07, 2019
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Tuesday, May 07, 2019
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Friday, Jun 22, 2018
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Satellite image of Sinabung volcano on 20 Jun 2018
Wednesday, Jun 20, 2018
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