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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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Ibu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 EXT S OBS VA DTG: 05/2300Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Saturday Oct 05, 2019 23:15 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Ibu volcano on  5 Oct 2019
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 5 Oct 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 S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 23:07 UTC, 05/10/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191005/2306Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/76
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 EXT S
OBS VA DTG: 05/2300Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0131 E12737 - N0130 E12740 - N0107
E12733 - N0110 E12726 MOV S 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 06/0500Z SFC/FL070 N0140 E12746 - N0111
E12737 - N0120 E12724 - N0145 E12728
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 06/1100Z SFC/FL070 N0124 E12742 - N0127
E12725 - N0156 E12720 - N0152 E12750
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 06/1700Z SFC/FL070 N0124 E12742 - N0126
E12731 - N0200 E12720 - N0155 E12756
RMK: VA CLEARLY DISCERNIBLE ON LATEST VIS SAT IMAGERY. LIGHT
AND VARIABLE WINDS RESULT IN LOW CONFIDENCE IN FCST
POLYGONS. VA HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8
IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20191006/0500Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 30 Sep 2019
Monday, Sep 30, 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]
Saturday, Sep 28, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 27 Sep 2019
Friday, Sep 27, 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]
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 31 Aug 2019
Saturday, Aug 31, 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]
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 21 Aug 2019
Wednesday, Aug 21, 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 15 kts in W direction. ... [more]

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