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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) Ibu volcano eruptions:
2012-ongoing, 2009, 2008, 2004-05, 2001, 1998-99, 1911
Typical eruption style:
Explosive

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Ibu volcano news

Ibu volcano (Halmahera, Indonesia): sporadic explosions continue

Thu, 7 Jan 2021, 08:56
08:56 AM | BY: MARTIN
Explosive eruption from Ibu volcano (image: @Rizal06691023/twitter)
Explosive eruption from Ibu volcano (image: @Rizal06691023/twitter)
According to Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) sporadic explosive activity at the volcano continues.
The first eruption this year occurred today at 09:39 local time producing small to moderate ash emissions that reached 6,000 ft (1,828 m) altitude and drifted N.
There is a 2 km exclusion zone around the main crater in place and 3,5 km zone away on the N side.
Source: Pusat Vulkanologi dan Mitigasi Bencana Geologi volcano activity update 7 January 2021
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