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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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Ibu volcano eruptions:
2012-ongoing, 2009, 2008, 2004-05, 2001, 1998-99, 1911
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
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Ibu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE VA TO FL070 MOV W OBS AT 13/2150Z OBS VA DTG: 13/2210Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Sunday Oct 13, 2019 22:15 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 13 Oct 2019
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 13 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 22:11 UTC, 13/10/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191013/2210Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/80
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA TO FL070 MOV W OBS AT 13/2150Z
OBS VA DTG: 13/2210Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0130 E12739 - N0128 E12738 - N0129
E12728 - N0133 E12729 MOV W 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 14/0410Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 14/1010Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 14/1610Z NO VA EXP
RMK: DISCRETE VA EMISSION OBS MOVING TO W. HEIGHT BASED ON
IR TEMP OF 17C AND OBS ASH MOTION. HOTSPOT OBSERVED AT
VOLCANO SUMMIT. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20191014/0410Z

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