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Ibu volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS ERUPTION TO FL070 MOV SW 5KT OBS VA DTG: 17/2230Z

Sun, 17 Jun 2018, 22:30
22:30 PM |
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 17 Jun 2018
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 17 Jun 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 22:26 UTC, 17/06/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180617/2230Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/9
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS ERUPTION TO FL070 MOV SW 5KT
OBS VA DTG: 17/2230Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0129 E12738 - N0125 E12735 - N0127
E12732 - N0130 E12737 MOV SW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/0430Z SFC/FL070 N0129 E12739 - N0106
E12720 - N0127 E12707 - N0131 E12738
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/1030Z SFC/FL070 N0129 E12739 - N0105
E12718 - N0131 E12707 - N0131 E12707 - N0131 E12738
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/1630Z SFC/FL070 N0129 E12739 - N0105
E12714 - N0132 E12706 - N0130 E12738
RMK: ERUPTION OBSERVED ON 17/2130Z HIMAWARI-8 VISIBILE
IMAGE. HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED OFF HIMAWARI-8 AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180618/0430Z

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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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