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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: VA TO FL060 EXT W OBS VA DTG: 20/0030Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Sunday Oct 20, 2019 00:30 AM | BY: VN

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 and is moving at 10 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU03 at 00:26 UTC, 20/10/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191020/0030Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/82
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL060 EXT W
OBS VA DTG: 20/0030Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N0128 E12739 - N0126 E12731 - N0131
E12728 - N0134 E12730 - N0131 E12739 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/0630Z SFC/FL060 N0128 E12739 - N0126
E12730 - N0131 E12728 - N0134 E12730 - N0131 E12739
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/1230Z SFC/FL060 N0129 E12739 - N0129
E12730 - N0134 E12729 - N0137 E12733 - N0135 E12737 - N0131
E12739
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 20/1830Z SFC/FL060 N0128 E12738 - N0128
E12736 - N0134 E12732 - N0138 E12736 - N0137 E12740 - N0130
E12739
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED ERUPTION TO 500M ABV SUMMIT. VA SEEN ON
VIS SATELLITE IMAGERY EXT W. HEIGH AND MOVEMENT BASED ON
GROUND REPORTS AND CONSENSUS MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20191020/0630Z

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