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Stratovolcano 1325 m / 4,347 ft
Halmahera, Indonesia, 1.48°N / 127.64°E
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Ibu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL060 MOV W OBS AT 15/2240Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Wednesday Jul 15, 2020 23:00 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 15 Jul 2020
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 15 Jul 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 22:58 UTC, 15/07/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200715/2300Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/109
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL060 MOV W OBS
AT 15/2240Z
OBS VA DTG: 15/2300Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N0129 E12738 - N0127 E12651 - N0139
E12652 - N0130 E12738 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/0500Z SFC/FL060 N0129 E12738 - N0125
E12651 - N0142 E12652 - N0130 E12738
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/1100Z SFC/FL060 N0129 E12739 - N0125
E12651 - N0143 E12652 - N0130 E12739
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 16/1700Z SFC/FL060 N0129 E12738 - N0125
E12651 - N0143 E12651 - N0130 E12738
RMK: VA DISCERNIBLE ON VISIBLE SATELLITE IMAGERY AS A SERIES
OF DISCRETE PUFFS. VA HEIGHT AND FCST BASED ON HIMIWARI-8
IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200716/0500Z

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