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Tinakula volcano
stratovolcano 851 m / 2,792 ft
Santa Cruz Islands, Solomon Islands, -10.38°S / 165.8°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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Tinakula volcano eruptions:
2019 (?), 2012, 2008-2011, 2006-07, 2002 (?), 2001-02, 2002 (April)-2001, 1999, 1995, 1989-90, 1984-85, 1971, 1965-66, 1955 (?), 1951, 1909, 1897, 1886, 1871, 1869, 1857, 1855, 1840?, 1797, 1768, 1595
Typical eruption style:
strombolian
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Tinakula volcano news

Tinakula volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING LOW-LEVEL ERUPTION EST VA DTG: 23/1540Z

Monday Oct 23, 2017 16:00 PM |

Satellite image of Tinakula volcano on 23 Oct 2017
Satellite image of Tinakula volcano on 23 Oct 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVPS01 at 15:46 UTC, 23/10/17 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171023/1546Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: TINAKULA 256010
PSN: S1023 E16548
AREA: SOLOMON ISLANDS
SUMMIT ELEV: 851M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/14
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 SATELLITE
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING LOW-LEVEL ERUPTION
EST VA DTG: 23/1540Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S1100 E16615 - S1015 E16600 - S1015
E16545 - S1100 E16600 MOV SE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 23/2140Z SFC/FL080 S1015 E16545 - S1100
E16600 - S1100 E16615 - S1015 E16600
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 24/0340Z SFC/FL080 S1100 E16600 - S1100
E16615 - S1015 E16600 - S1015 E16545
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 24/0940Z SFC/FL080 S1100 E16615 - S1015
E16600 - S1015 E16545 - S1100 E16600
RMK: ASH ESTIMATED AS VOLCANO CURRENTLY OBSCURED BY MET
CLOUD
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20171023/2146Z

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Friday, Feb 08, 2013
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