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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: MULTIPLE DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS TO FL070 MOV N to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Tue, 11 Aug 2020, 22:45
22:45 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 11 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 11 Aug 2020
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 22:40 UTC, 11/08/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200811/2240Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/122
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: MULTIPLE DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS TO FL070
MOV N
OBS VA DTG: 11/2240Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0127 E12737 - N0159 E12720 - N0204
E12738 - N0128 E12740 MOV N 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/0440Z SFC/FL070 N0127 E12739 - N0127
E12736 - N0203 E12729 - N0203 E12748
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/1040Z SFC/FL070 N0127 E12737 - N0203
E12729 - N0203 E12749 - N0128 E12740
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/1640Z SFC/FL070 N0128 E12739 - N0127
E12736 - N0203 E12727 - N0203 E12751
RMK: MULTIPLE MINOR VA EMISSIONS IDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SAT
IMAGERY MOV N AND DISSIPATING QUICKLY. VA HEIGHT AND
FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 11/2220Z IMAGERY AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200812/0440Z

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