SIN 20150927/0238Z

Sinabung 20150927/0238Z

(1) VOLCANO OBSERVATORY NOTICE FOR AVIATION - VONA
(2) Issued : 20150927/0238Z
(3) Volcano : Sinabung (261080)
(4) Current Aviation Colour Code : RED
(5) Previous Aviation Colour Code : red
(6) Source : Sinabung Volcano Observatory
(7) Notice Number : 2015SIN07
(8) Volcano Location : N 03 deg 10 min 12 sec E 98 deg 23 min 31 sec
(9) Area : Sumatera Utara
(10) Summit Elevation : 2460 FT (769 M)
(11) Volcanic Activity Summary : Sinabung erupted on Sunday, September 27, 2015, 02:38 UTC (10:38 WIB ) and had duration of 296 seconds. Eruption column reached 2500 m in altitude above crater . Gas emission is continuing with plume height less than 500 m. Further reports will be issued as more information becomes available.
(12) Volcanic Cloud Height : Best estimate of ash-cloud top is around 51955 FT (15744 M) above sea level, may be higher than what can be observed clearly. Source of height data: ground observer.
(13) Other Volcanic Cloud Information : The pyroclastic flow reached a distance of 3000 m from the southern crater to east – southeast slope of Sinabung volcano
(14) Remarks : Please see http://vsi.esdm.go.id for information.
(15) Contacts : Center for Volcanology and Geological Hazard Mitigation (CVGHM).
Tel: +62-22-727-2606.
Facsimile: +62-22-720-2761.
email : pvmbg@esdm.go.id
(16) Next Notice : A new VONA will be issued if conditions change significantly or the colour code is changes.
Latest Volcanic information is posted at VONA | MAGMA Indonesia Website.
Link: https://magma.esdm.go.id/v1/vona