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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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Ibu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS OBS TO FL060 AT 06/2330Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Tuesday Apr 07, 2020 00:15 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 and is moving at 10 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU03 at 23:58 UTC, 06/04/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200407/0000Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/62
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS OBS TO FL060 AT
06/2330Z
OBS VA DTG: 07/0000Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N0130 E12739 - N0122 E12742 - N0120
E12737 - N0130 E12737 MOV S 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/0600Z SFC/FL060 N0130 E12739 - N0120
E12743 - N0119 E12737 - N0130 E12737
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 07/1200Z SFC/FL060 N0131 E12738 - N0123
E12743 - N0122 E12736 - N0130 E12737
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 07/1800Z SFC/FL060 N0131 E12738 - N0122
E12746 - N0118 E12739 - N0130 E12736
RMK: INTERMITTENT DISCRETE EMISSIONS IDENTIFIABLE ON
ANIMATED RGB AND VIS SATELLITE IMAGERY, RAPIDLY DISSIPATING.
VA HEIGHT BASED ON IR TEMP OF APPROX 17C, MOVEMENT DERIVED
FROM MODEL GUIDANCE AND HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200407/0600Z

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