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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
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
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Ibu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL060 MOV ESE 15KTS OBS VA DTG: 09/2230Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Thursday May 09, 2019 22:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Ibu volcano on  9 May 2019
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 9 May 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 22:28 UTC, 09/05/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190509/2230Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/33
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL060 MOV ESE 15KTS
OBS VA DTG: 09/2230Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N0128 E12740 - N0130 E12741 - N0130
E12744 - N0128 E12745 - N0127 E12743 MOV E 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/0430Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/1030Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/1630Z NO VA EXP
RMK: DISCRETE VA EMISSION OBS ON 09/2200Z SATELLITE IMAGERY.
VA EXPECTED TO DISSPIATE WITHIN 6HRS. HEIGHT AND FORECAST
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190510/0430Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on  8 May 2019
Wednesday, May 08, 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 . ... [more]
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on  7 May 2019
Tuesday, May 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 . ... [more]
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 17 Apr 2019
Wednesday, Apr 17, 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 . ... [more]
Tuesday, Apr 16, 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 E direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 14 Apr 2019
Sunday, Apr 14, 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. ... [more]

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