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Colour code

SFC/Flight Level 060


Date: 2015-10-08 08:00 UTC
Volcano:Tara, Batu
Area: Indonesia
Source: Himawari-8
Aviation colour code:  orange
Summit elevation:  748m
Eruption Details: va plume last obs to fl060 ext 55nm to w at 07/0910z

Volcano ash cloud Indonesia - Tara Batu   Thursday 08 Oct 2015 08:00 UTC

Remarks: current satellite imagery indicates that ash from volcano tara, batu has dissipated. advisory terminated.

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.