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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: VA TO FL070 MOV SE 10KTS OBS VA DTG: 05/2320Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Friday Apr 05, 2019 23:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Ibu volcano on  5 Apr 2019
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 5 Apr 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Wellington warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 7000 ft (2100 m) altitude or flight level 070 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU04 at 23:19 UTC, 05/04/19 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190405/2320Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/22
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL070 MOV SE 10KTS
OBS VA DTG: 05/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0130 E12737 - N0131 E12738 - N0125
E12751 - N0112 E12756 - N0116 E12745 MOV SE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 06/0520Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 06/1120Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 06/1720Z NO VA EXP
RMK: INTERMITTENT, DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS TO FL070 OBSERVED
ON 05/2250Z SAT IMAGERY, MOV SE 10KTS. VA EXPECTED TO
DISSIPATE WITHIN 6HRS, UNLESS ERUPTIONS CONTINUE. HEIGHT AND
FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190406/0520Z

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