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Date: 2012-09-19 18:00 UTC
Volcano:Soputan
Area: Sulawesi
Source: Mtsat-2, Modis Imagery
Aviation colour code:  orange
Summit elevation:  1784m
Eruption Details: va plume to fl080 last obs at 18/2332z.
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Volcano ash cloud Sulawesi - Soputan   Wednesday 19 Sep 2012 18:00 UTC

Remarks: ash has not been identifiable on sat imagery during the last15 hours. current data sources do not indicate anongoing eruption. advisory terminated due to lack of reports.

This data supplements the official Volcanic Ash Advisory Graphics and Volcanic Ash Advisories. The data is to be used with caution. The official Volcanic Ash Graphics and Volcanic Ash Advisories take precedence in all circumstances. Please refer to national NOTAMs for definitive boundaries of no-fly areas.

Altitiude levels (International Standard Atmosphere)

SFC to FL200 - Ash concentrations between the surface and 20,000 feet.
FL200 to FL350 - Ash concentrations between 20,000 feet and 35,000 feet.
FL350 to FL550 - Ash concentrations between 35,000 feet and 55,000 feet.
SFC to 6000FT - Ash concentrations between the surface and 6,000 feet.