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Stratovolcano 1325 m / 4,347 ft
Halmahera, Indonesia, 1.48°N / 127.64°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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2012-ongoing, 2009, 2008, 2004-05, 2001, 1998-99, 1911
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Explosive
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Ibu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL070 MOV W OBS 18/2250Z EST VA DTG: 18/2310Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Wednesday Mar 18, 2020 23:15 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 7000 ft (2100 m) altitude or flight level 070 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 23:10 UTC, 18/03/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200318/2310Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/41
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL070 MOV W OBS 18/2250Z
EST VA DTG: 18/2310Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0128 E12739 - N0125 E12716 - N0139
E12716 - N0131 E12739 MOV W 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/0510Z SFC/FL070 N0128 E12739 - N0124
E12717 - N0140 E12717 - N0131 E12739
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/1110Z SFC/FL070 N0128 E12739 - N0123
E12719 - N0140 E12719 - N0131 E12739
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/1710Z SFC/FL070 N0128 E12739 - N0122
E12720 - N0140 E12721 - N0131 E12739
RMK: WEAK VA SIGNAL IDENTIFIABLE ON VIS SAT IMAGE MOVING TO
WEST. AREA IS PARTIALLY OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. VA HEIGHT AND
FORECAST MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMARWARI-8 AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200319/0510Z

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