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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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Ibu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL060 MOV W OBS VA DTG: 19/2300Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Tuesday May 19, 2020 23:15 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 19 May 2020
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 19 May 2020
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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 23:11 UTC, 19/05/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200519/2311Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/97
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL060 MOV W
OBS VA DTG: 19/2300Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL060 090/15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/0500Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/1100Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 20/1700Z NOT AVBL
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION TO 500M ABV SUMMIT. VA NOT
IDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO OBSCURATION
BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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