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Ibu volcano (Halmahera, Indonesia): activity resumes; ash to 7,000 ft
Monday May 04, 2020 09:49 AM | BY: MARTIN
Eruption from Ibu volcano on 3 May (image: PVMBG)
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin and PVMBG recorded on 4 May at 09:10 local time
grey ash plume that reached 7,000 ft (2,100 m)
altitude. The plumes were dispersed towards the east direction.
Additionally recorded 211 volcano-tectonic earthquakes.
There is a 2 km exclusion zone around the main crater in place and 3,5 km zone away on the N side.Source: Pusat Vulkanologi dan Mitigasi Bencana Geologi volcano activity update 4 May 2020
Thursday, Apr 16, 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin and PVMBG recorded on 12 April at 22:06 local time
white-grey ash plumes that reached 6,000 ft (1,800 m)
altitude. The plumes were dispersed towards the north direction. ...
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