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Ibu volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL060 EXT E.

Mon, 30 Apr 2018, 10:15
10:15 AM |
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 30 Apr 2018
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 30 Apr 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 10:03 UTC, 30/04/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180430/1005Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/3
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL060 EXT E.
OBS VA DTG: 30/1005Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL060 280/15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 30/1605Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 30/2205Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 01/0405Z NOT AVBL
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION TO 500M ABV SUMMIT. VA
UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAG. HEIGHT AND WINDS BASED ON GROUND
REPORT AND MODEL GUIDANCE
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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Ibu volcano (Halmahera, Indonesia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 25 April-1 May 2018 (New Activity / Unrest)

PVMBG reported that at 1822 on 30 April an eruption at Ibu generated a dark gray ash plume that rose at least 500 m above the crater rim and drifted E. The Alert Level remained at 2 (on a scale of 1-4), and the public was warned to stay at least 2 km away from the active crater, and 3.5 km away on the N side. ... Read all
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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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