LOK 20160929/0735Z

Lokon 20160929/0735Z

(1) VOLCANO OBSERVATORY NOTICE FOR AVIATION - VONA
(2) Issued : 20160929/0735Z
(3) Volcano : Lokon (266100)
(4) Current Aviation Colour Code : YELLOW
(5) Previous Aviation Colour Code : unassigned
(6) Source : Lokon Volcano Observatory
(7) Notice Number : 2016LOK01
(8) Volcano Location : N 01 deg 21 min 29 sec E 124 deg 47 min 31 sec
(9) Area : Sulawesi Utara
(10) Summit Elevation : 1580 FT (494 M)
(11) Volcanic Activity Summary : Lokon Volcano Observatory has detected an increase in volcanic activity at Lokon Volcano, Tomohon, North Sulawesi province. This increase is observed in the past 24 hours. Therefore, the Aviation Color Code is set to YELLOW. There is no indication that an eruption is imminent or certain, however the potential for an eruption is increased. Lokon Volcano Observatory will continue to monitor the volcano closely.
(12) Volcanic Cloud Height : Volcanic ash is not visible/observed.
(13) Other Volcanic Cloud Information : NILL
(14) Remarks : White steam plume with a height of around 150 - 250 meter above the Tompaluan crater is generally observed.
(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