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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: LOW LEVEL ASH OBS ON WEBCAM.

Sat, 11 Aug 2018, 06:30
06:30 AM |
Satellite image of Yasur volcano on 11 Aug 2018
Satellite image of Yasur volcano on 11 Aug 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVPS01 at 06:19 UTC, 11/08/18 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180811/0619Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: YASUR 257100
PSN: S1932 E16927
AREA: VANUATU
SUMMIT ELEV: 361M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/34
INFO SOURCE: WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: LOW LEVEL ASH OBS ON WEBCAM.
OBS VA DTG: 11/0606Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL030 S1930 E16915 - S1945 E16930 - S1930
E16945 - S1915 E16930 MOV N 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 11/1206Z SFC/FL030 S1930 E16915 - S1945
E16930 - S1930 E16945 - S1915 E16930
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 11/1806Z SFC/FL030 S1930 E16915 - S1945
E16930 - S1930 E16945 - S1915 E16930
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/0006Z NO VA EXP
RMK: LOW-LEVEL ASH OBS ON WEBCAM BUT ASH NOT OBS ON SAT
IMAGERY. HEIGHT BASED ON 00UTC NOUMEA SOUNDING AND MOVEMENT
BASED ON MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180811/1219Z

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