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Ibu volcano
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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Ibu volcano eruptions:
2012-ongoing, 2009, 2008, 2004-05, 2001, 1998-99, 1911
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
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Ibu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL050 MOV NW AT 2113Z OBS VA DTG: 20/2310Z to 5000 ft (1500 m)

Sunday Sep 20, 2020 23:15 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 20 Sep 2020
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 20 Sep 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 5000 ft (1500 m) altitude or flight level 050 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU03 at 23:09 UTC, 20/09/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200920/2310Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/102
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL050 MOV NW AT 2113Z
OBS VA DTG: 20/2310Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL050 N0129 E12738 - N0129 E12738 - N0135
E12730 - N0139 E12737 MOV NW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/0510Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/1110Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 21/1710Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY,
VONA AND MODEL GUIDANCE. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN
6HRS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200921/0510Z

Previous news
Tuesday, Sep 15, 2020
Vulcanian activity from Ibu volcano yesterday (image: PVMBG)
PVMBG reported that explosive activity continues from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions that reached 6,971 ft (2,125 m) altitude and drifted into various directions, but most often N and E direction. ... read all
 

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