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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 ERUPTION OBS VA DTG: 19/2320Z

Wed, 20 Jun 2018, 00:15
00:15 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVPS01 at 00:04 UTC, 20/06/18 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180620/0004Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: YASUR 257100
PSN: S1932 E16927
AREA: VANUATU
SUMMIT ELEV: 361M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/26
INFO SOURCE: WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT LOW LEVEL ERUPTION
OBS VA DTG: 19/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL050 S2000 E16945 - S1930 E17000 - S1915
E16915 - S1930 E16915 MOV SE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/0520Z SFC/FL050 S1915 E16915 - S1930
E16915 - S2000 E16945 - S1930 E17000
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/1120Z SFC/FL050 S1915 E16915 - S1930
E16915 - S2000 E16945 - S1930 E17000
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 20/1720Z NO VA EXP
RMK: INTERMITENT LOW LEVEL ERUPTION WITH ASH OBSERVED ON
WABCAM. ASH NOT DISCERNIBLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE MET CLOUD.
HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT ESTIMATED FROM SFC OBS AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180620/0604Z

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