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Ibu volcano (Halmahera, Indonesia), Nov 2014: eruptions
During the volcano tour
to Dukono and Ibu volcanoes in November 2014, we climbed and camped at Ibu during 12-13 Nov 2014. The volcano's activity, typical for the recent years, at moderate levels, consisted in intermittent strombolian explosions and ash emissions, accompanying very weak lava extrusion.
Wide-angle view over the lava dome while an ash-rich eruption takes place from the cinder cone in th... [info
A large cinder cone has grown in the center of the lava dome of Ibu. At its eastern base, steam rise... [info
Strombolian eruption from the cinder cone. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
Ash plume rising from a moderately strong explosion. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
Small mushroom ash cloud rising from Ibu's vent. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
Small jets of brown and black ash, along with many small bombs are ejected during an eruption from m... [info
Beautiful eruption from the lower vent of Ibu volcano. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
As the eruption continues for about a minute, a moderately large ash plume rises several hundred met... [info
Eruption from the central cone while mist starts to cover the crater area. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
Steaming and glow from the vent at the eastern base seen during dusk. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
Weak strombolian activity from the central cone at dusk. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
A stronger strombolian-type explosion occurs from the eastern vent at the end of dusk. (Photo: Tom P... [info
Strong strombolian eruption from multiple vents, probably aligned along a fissure occurs during the ... [info
An ash-rich eruption produces a small pyroclastic flow as dense ash starts to flow down the western ... [info
The central cinder cone in the morning. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
Typical ash eruption. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
Eruption from multiple vents with black, finger-shaped jets of ash and small bombs. (Photo: Tom Pfei... [info
Ash plumes rising from the same eruption. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
Again, some dense ash is erupted that flows down as miniature pyroclastic flows. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffe... [info
The same view two seconds later. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
At the end of the eruption, a plume starts to rise several hundred meters. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
Weak ash emission and steaming. Dead trees on the opposite crater rim. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
Another eruption starts... (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
The ash plume rises from the cinder cone. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
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