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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) Yasur volcano eruptions:
ongoing since at least AD 1774 (but likely many centuries before)
Typical eruption style:
persistent strombolian activity

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Yasur volcano news

Yasur volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTENT LOW LEVEL ERUPTIONS EST VA DTG: 17/1622Z

Sun, 17 Jun 2018, 16:45
16:45 PM |
Satellite image of Yasur volcano on 17 Jun 2018
Satellite image of Yasur volcano on 17 Jun 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVPS01 at 16:34 UTC, 17/06/18 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180617/1634Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: YASUR 257100
PSN: S1932 E16927
AREA: VANUATU
SUMMIT ELEV: 361M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/22
INFO SOURCE: WEBCAM, SATELLITE
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT LOW LEVEL ERUPTIONS
EST VA DTG: 17/1622Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL030 S1945 E16930 - S1930 E16930 - S1915
E16915 - S1930 E16915 MOV W 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/2222Z SFC/FL030 S1945 E16930 - S1930
E16930 - S1915 E16915 - S1930 E16915
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/0422Z SFC/FL030 S1915 E16915 - S1930
E16915 - S1945 E16930 - S1930 E16930
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/1022Z SFC/FL030 S1915 E16915 - S1930
E16915 - S1945 E16930 - S1930 E16930
RMK: PLUME VISIBLE ON WEBCAM IMAGERY. AREA VCY VOLCANO FREE
OF MET CLOUD BUT VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180617/2234Z

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