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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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Ibu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE VA EMISSION TO FL080 MOV SE 15KTS OBS VA DTG: 04/2300Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Thursday Apr 04, 2019 23:15 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Ibu volcano on  4 Apr 2019
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 4 Apr 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 15 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU04 at 23:05 UTC, 04/04/19 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190404/2300Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/21
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA EMISSION TO FL080 MOV SE 15KTS
OBS VA DTG: 04/2300Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N0130 E12737 - N0131 E12738 - N0126
E12743 - N0119 E12743 - N0122 E12737 MOV SE 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 05/0500Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/1100Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 05/1700Z NO VA EXP
RMK: DISCRETE VA EMISSION TO FL080 OBSERVED ON 04/2230Z SAT
IMAGERY. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6HRS PENDING NO
FURTHER ERUPTIONS. ADVISORY WILL BE UPDATED IF NEW
INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news
Thursday, Apr 04, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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]

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