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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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Ibu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL060 OBS MOV NE AT 01/0840Z. to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Friday Nov 01, 2019 09:15 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Ibu volcano on  1 Nov 2019
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 1 Nov 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 09:01 UTC, 01/11/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191101/0901Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/86
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL060 OBS MOV NE AT
01/0840Z.
OBS VA DTG: 01/0901Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N0139 E12743 - N0146 E12743 - N0148
E12749 - N0147 E12754 - N0138 E12750 MOV NE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/1501Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 01/2101Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 02/0301Z NO VA EXP
RMK: DISCRETE ERUPTION OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY MOVING NNE.
VA EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO NNE AND DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS.
HEIGHT BASED ON IR TEMP AND MENADO 01/0000Z SOUNDING.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20191101/1501Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 20 Oct 2019
Sunday, Oct 20, 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 . ... [more]
Sunday, Oct 20, 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 . ... [more]
Sunday, Oct 20, 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 and is moving at 10 kts in W direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 13 Oct 2019
Sunday, Oct 13, 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  6 Oct 2019
Sunday, Oct 06, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 9000 ft (2700 m) altitude or flight level 090 and is moving at 5 kts in N direction. ... [more]

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