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Yasur volcano
stratovolcano 361 m (1,184 ft)
Tanna Island, Vanuatu, -19.53°S / 169.44°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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ongoing since at least AD 1774 (but likely many centuries before)
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persistent strombolian activity
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Yasur volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION AT 20170810/2100Z OBS VA DTG: 10/2100Z

Thursday Aug 10, 2017 22:00 PM |

Satellite image of Yasur volcano on 10 Aug 2017
Satellite image of Yasur volcano on 10 Aug 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVPS01 at 21:55 UTC, 10/08/17 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170810/2155Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: YASUR 257100
PSN: S1932 E16927
AREA: VANUATU
SUMMIT ELEV: 361M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/54
INFO SOURCE: SATELLITE IMAGERY
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION AT 20170810/2100Z
OBS VA DTG: 10/2100Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S1930 E16930 - S1915 E16915 - S1915
E16900 - S1945 E16930 MOV NE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 11/0300Z SFC/FL070 S1900 E16915 - S1915
E16845 - S1945 E16930 - S1930 E16930
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 11/0900Z SFC/FL070 S1930 E16930 - S1900
E16915 - S1915 E16845 - S1945 E16930
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 11/1500Z SFC/FL070 S1900 E16915 - S1915
E16845 - S1945 E16930 - S1930 E16930
RMK: THIN VA CLOUD SEEN ON VISIBLE SATELLITE IMAGERY,
VANUATU GEOHAZARDS CONFIRMS MINOR ERUPTION ONGOING
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170811/0355Z


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