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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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Explosive
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Ibu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE VA TO FL080 MOV NE 5KTS OBS VA DTG: 14/2240Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Sunday Apr 14, 2019 22:45 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 14 Apr 2019
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 14 Apr 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 and is moving at 5 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 22:39 UTC, 14/04/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190414/2240Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/26
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA TO FL080 MOV NE 5KTS
OBS VA DTG: 14/2240Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N0127 E12737 - N0131 E12735 - N0142
E12750 - N0142 E12758 - N0133 E12757 MOV NE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 15/0440Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 15/1040Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 15/1640Z NO VA EXP
RMK: INTERMITTANT, DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS OBS ON 14/2210Z VIS
SAT IMAGERY, MOV NE. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HRS.
HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8, MENADO 14/1200Z
SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190415/0440Z

Previous news
Tuesday, Apr 09, 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 . ... [more]
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on  9 Apr 2019
Tuesday, Apr 09, 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  7 Apr 2019
Sunday, Apr 07, 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 10 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on  6 Apr 2019
Saturday, Apr 06, 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]
Saturday, Apr 06, 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 . ... [more]

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