Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
30 Mar - 6 Apr 2019: Land of Theseus - Saronic Gulf (Greece)
2-17 May 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
4-11(12) May 2019: Fascination Volcano - Santorini Island (Greece)
4-12 May 2019: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
18-26 May 2019: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
25 May - 1 Jun 2019: Etna Discovery - Etna volcano (Italy)
7-12 Jun 2019: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
15-30 Jun 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
8-23 Jul 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
3-18 Sep 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Random pictures
Ibu volcano
Stratovolcano 1325 m / 4,347 ft
Halmahera, Indonesia, 1.48°N / 127.64°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
Ibu webcams / live data | Reports
Ibu volcano books | Tours
Ibu volcano eruptions:
2012-ongoing, 2009, 2008, 2004-05, 2001, 1998-99, 1911
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
Last earthquakes nearby
Ibu volcano tours
Volcano Special: Ibu - Dukono - Lokon (14 days volcano tour to erupting Dukono and Ibu volcanoes in Halmahera)
Volcanoes and Spices (17 days volcano trekking tour to the Molucca Sea: N-Sulawesi, Karangetang and Halmahera)

Latest satellite images
 

Ibu volcano news

Ibu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: INTERMITTANT DISCRETE EMISSIONS OBS ON 01/2220Z VIS IMAGERY to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Friday Mar 01, 2019 23:00 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Ibu volcano on  1 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 1 Mar 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 and is moving at 5 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 22:48 UTC, 01/03/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190301/2247Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/16
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTANT DISCRETE EMISSIONS OBS ON
01/2220Z VIS IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 01/2247Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0131 E12741 - N0103 E12737 - N0109
E12721 - N0132 E12735 MOV S 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/0447Z SFC/FL070 N0131 E12740 - N0101
E12740 - N0110 E12718 - N0132 E12735
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/1047Z SFC/FL070 N0131 E12740 - N0100
E12743 - N0111 E12715 - N0133 E12734
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 02/1647Z SFC/FL070 N0131 E12741 - N0059
E12745 - N0113 E12712 - N0133 E12735
RMK: A NUMBER OF DISCRETE ERUPTIONS SEEN ON LATEST VIS
SATELLITE IMAGERY. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8,
MENADO 28/1200Z SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190302/0447Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 27 Feb 2019
Wednesday, Feb 27, 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 and is moving at 5 kts in N direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 26 Feb 2019
Tuesday, Feb 26, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 10000 ft (3000 m) altitude or flight level 100 and is moving at 10 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 25 Feb 2019
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]
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]
 

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Text and images on this webpage are copyrighted. Further reproduction and use without authorization is not consented. If you need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.