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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 ENE AT 23/2320Z. to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Saturday Nov 23, 2019 23:45 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 23 Nov 2019
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 23 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:

FVAU05 at 23:43 UTC, 23/11/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191123/2345Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/98
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL060 OBS MOV ENE AT
23/2320Z.
OBS VA DTG: 23/2345Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N0131 E12738 - N0136 E12743 - N0131
E12749 - N0128 E12740 MOV NE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 24/0545Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 24/1145Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 24/1745Z NO VA EXP
RMK: DISCRETE ERUPTION CLEARLY OBS MOVING ENE ON LATEST SAT
IMAGERY. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8, IR TEMP OF
18C AND ACCESS-R MODEL GUIDANCE. VA EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO
MOV ENE AND DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20191124/0545Z

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