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Date: 2015-02-19 07:00 UTC
Area: Vanuatu
Source: Pirep. Vanuatu Geohazards. Mtsat/snpp
Aviation colour code:  unknown
Summit elevation:  361m
Eruption Details: erupted 20150218/2035z pilot report approx 19/0430z confirms no further eruption. vanuatu

Volcano ash cloud Vanuatu - Yasur   Thursday 19 Feb 2015 13:00 UTC

Remarks: pilot report 18/2035z reported ash to 4,500ft. no further positive identification of ash since. ash not identifiable in satellite

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.