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Ibu volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL060 OBS VA DTG: 06/0400Z

Wed, 6 Jun 2018, 04:00
04:00 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 03:56 UTC, 06/06/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180606/0356Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/7
INFO SOURCE: VONA, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL060
OBS VA DTG: 06/0400Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL060 195/15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 06/1000Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 06/1600Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 06/2200Z NO VA EXP
RMK: GROUND REPORT OF VA TO FL060, UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT
IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD. ADVISORY WILL BE UPDATED IF NEW
INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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At 0622 on 5 May an eruption at Ibu generated an ash plume that rose at least 600 m above the crater rim and drifted N and NE, based on information from the Darwin VAAC and PVMBG. 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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