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Yasur volcano
stratovolcano 361 m (1,184 ft)
Tanna Island, Vanuatu, -19.53°S / 169.44°E
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ongoing since at least AD 1774 (but likely many centuries before)
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Yasur Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING LOW LEVEL ASH EMISSIONS OBS VA DTG: 02/2053Z to 5000 ft (1500 m)

Mon, 2 Mar 2020, 21:00
21:00 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Wellington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 5000 ft (1500 m) altitude or flight level 050 and is moving at 5 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVPS01 at 20:53 UTC, 02/03/20 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200302/2053Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: YASUR 257100
PSN: S1932 E16927
AREA: VANUATU
SUMMIT ELEV: 361M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/7
INFO SOURCE: WEBCAM/SATELLITE IMAGE/HYSPLIT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING LOW LEVEL ASH EMISSIONS
OBS VA DTG: 02/2053Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL050 S1930 E16930 - S1900 E16845 - S1930
E16900 - S1945 E16930 MOV NW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/0253Z SFC/FL050 S1930 E16930 - S1900
E16845 - S1930 E16900 - S1945 E16930
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/0853Z SFC/FL050 S1930 E16930 - S1900
E16845 - S1930 E16900 - S1945 E16930
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/1453Z SFC/FL050 S1930 E16930 - S1900
E16845 - S1930 E16900 - S1945 E16930
RMK: LOW LEVEL ASH HAS BEEN OBSERVED ON CURRENT WEBCAMS AND
VISIBLE SATELLITE IMAGERY.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200303/0253Z

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