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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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Ibu volcano eruptions:
2012-ongoing, 2009, 2008, 2004-05, 2001, 1998-99, 1911
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
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Ibu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL080 MOV E AT 25/0020Z. to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Monday Feb 25, 2019 00:45 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU03 at 00:40 UTC, 25/02/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190225/0040Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/6
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL080 MOV E AT
25/0020Z.
OBS VA DTG: 25/0040Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N0125 E12746 - N0133 E12747 - N0133
E12752 - N0123 E12752 MOV E 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 25/0640Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 25/1240Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 25/1840Z NO VA EXP
RMK: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL080 OBS MOV E. VA EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE TO MOV E AND DISSIPATE WITHIN 3 HOURS. RECENT
ERUPTIVE BEHAVIOUR SUGGESTS FURTHER MINOR DISCRETE ERUPTIONS
ARE POSSIBLE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190225/0640Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on  6 Feb 2019
Wednesday, Feb 06, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, Jan 13, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 7000 ft (2100 m) altitude or flight level 070 . ... [more]
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 12 Jan 2019
Saturday, Jan 12, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Saturday, Jan 12, 2019
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 . ... [more]
Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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