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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 FL130 MOV SE AT 03/1600Z.

Thursday Apr 04, 2019 04:45 AM | BY: VN

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU03 at 04:29 UTC, 04/04/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190404/0430Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/20
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL130 MOV SE AT
03/1600Z.
OBS VA DTG: 04/0430Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL130 330/15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/1030Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/1630Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 04/2230Z NO VA EXP
RMK: CURRENT SATELLITE IMAGERY INDICATES THAT VA FROM
EARLIER ERUPTION HAS NOW DISSIPATED. NO OTHER INFORMATION
SOURCE INDICATE THAT THE ERUPTION IS ONGOING. ADVISORY
TERMINATED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on  3 Apr 2019
Wednesday, Apr 03, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 . ... [more]
Thursday, Mar 28, 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 10 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Monday, Mar 25, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Wellington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 11000 ft (3400 m) altitude or flight level 110 and is moving at 5 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 23 Mar 2019
Saturday, Mar 23, 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]
Friday, Mar 22, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Wellington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 and is moving at 5 kts in NE direction. ... [more]

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