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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: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL060 OBS AT 23/0030Z MOV NW to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Sun, 23 Aug 2020, 01:15
01:15 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU04 at 01:11 UTC, 23/08/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200823/0120Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/126
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL060 OBS AT 23/0030Z
MOV NW
OBS VA DTG: 23/0120Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N0128 E12738 - N0130 E12721 - N0137
E12719 - N0139 E12725 - N0130 E12739 MOV NW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 23/0720Z SFC/FL060 N0128 E12738 - N0132
E12723 - N0142 E12724 - N0142 E12734 - N0129 E12739
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 23/1320Z SFC/FL060 N0128 E12738 - N0134
E12724 - N0142 E12724 - N0142 E12734 - N0129 E12739
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 23/1920Z SFC/FL060 N0128 E12738 - N0131
E12722 - N0139 E12722 - N0141 E12730 - N0129 E12739
RMK: SMALL DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS OBSERVED ON VIS/RGB
SATELLITE IMAGERY. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8
IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200823/0720Z

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