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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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2012-ongoing, 2009, 2008, 2004-05, 2001, 1998-99, 1911
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Explosive
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Ibu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL060 MOV E 15KTS OBS VA DTG: 12/0005Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Saturday Jan 12, 2019 00:15 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU04 at 00:05 UTC, 12/01/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190112/0005Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/1
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL060 MOV E 15KTS
OBS VA DTG: 12/0005Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N0129 E12736 - N0132 E12737 - N0130
E12821 - N0114 E12828 - N0108 E12814 MOV E 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/0605Z SFC/FL060 N0129 E12736 - N0132
E12738 - N0120 E12815 - N0058 E12814 - N0058 E12745
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/1205Z SFC/FL060 N0130 E12736 - N0133
E12738 - N0121 E12809 - N0103 E12806 - N0102 E12744
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/1805Z SFC/FL060 N0130 E12736 - N0133
E12738 - N0128 E12807 - N0103 E12807 - N0106 E12736
RMK: DISCRETE, INTERMITTENT ERUPTIONS OBS ON 11/2330Z SAT
IMAGERY. VA TO FL060 MOV E 15KTS. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED
ON HIMAWARI-8 AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190112/0605Z

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