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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
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
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Ibu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE VA OBS TO FL080 MOV ENE AT 25/0840Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Monday Feb 25, 2019 09:15 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 25 Feb 2019
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 25 Feb 2019
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 09:09 UTC, 25/02/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190225/0905Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/9
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA OBS TO FL080 MOV ENE AT
25/0840Z
OBS VA DTG: 25/0905Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N0131 E12739 - N0132 E12741 - N0132
E12744 - N0130 E12743 - N0129 E12740 MOV E 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 25/1505Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 25/2105Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 26/0305Z NO VA EXP
RMK: DISCRETE VA ERUPTION OBS COMMENCING 24/0830Z, NOW
CEASED WITH VA CLOUD OBS MOV ENE. VA EXPECTED TO BE
UNIDENTIFIABLE WITHIN 6HRS. HEIGHT FROM IR TEMP AND MOVEMENT
FROM SAT OBS AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190225/1505Z

Previous news
Monday, Feb 25, 2019
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 . ... [more]
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]

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