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Stratovolcano 1325 m / 4,347 ft
Halmahera, Indonesia, 1.48°N / 127.64°E
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Ibu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: REGULAR DISCRETE ERUPTIONS TO FL080 MOV SE OBS VA DTG: 23/1035Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Thu, 23 May 2019, 10:45
10:45 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 23 May 2019
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 23 May 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 10:34 UTC, 23/05/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190523/1035Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/44
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: REGULAR DISCRETE ERUPTIONS TO FL080 MOV SE
OBS VA DTG: 23/1035Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N0132 E12737 - N0112 E12852 - N0037
E12825 - N0129 E12735 MOV SE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 23/1635Z SFC/FL080 N0132 E12737 - N0111
E12852 - N0037 E12825 - N0129 E12735
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 23/2235Z SFC/FL080 N0131 E12737 - N0121
E12852 - N0043 E12833 - N0128 E12736
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 24/0435Z SFC/FL080 N0131 E12736 - N0143
E12851 - N0104 E12848 - N0128 E12736
RMK: REGULAR DISCRETE ERUPTIONS TO FL080 OBSERVED ON
SATELLITE IMAGERY MOVING SOUTHEAST FROM SUMMIT. HEIGHT AND
MOVEMENT BASED OFF HIMAWARI-8, MENADO 23/0000Z SOUNDING AND
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190523/1635Z

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