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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: INTERMITTENT ERUPTIONS OBS TO FL070 MOV TO N AT 09/2210Z. to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Tuesday Apr 09, 2019 23:00 PM | BY: VN

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 22:47 UTC, 09/04/19 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190409/2240Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/24
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT ERUPTIONS OBS TO FL070 MOV TO
N AT 09/2210Z.
OBS VA DTG: 09/2240Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0129 E12739 - N0129 E12736 - N0144
E12739 - N0145 E12743 MOV N 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/0440Z SFC/FL070 N0129 E12739 - N0129
E12736 - N0144 E12724 - N0155 E12726 - N0150 E12744
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/1040Z SFC/FL070 N0128 E12737 - N0137
E12715 - N0150 E12718 - N0150 E12731 - N0130 E12739
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/1640Z SFC/FL070 N0128 E12737 - N0134
E12716 - N0145 E12714 - N0148 E12727 - N0130 E12739
RMK: CONTINUOUS INTERMMITENT ERUPTIONS TO FL070 OBS ON SAT
IMAGERY MOV TO N. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON IR TEMP AND
OBS VA MOVEMENT ON HIMAWARI-8, MENADO 09/1200Z SOUNDING AND
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190410/0440Z

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