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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 news

Ibu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: MINOR VA PLUME TO FL070 EXT NE OBS VA DTG: 03/0120Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Tuesday Dec 03, 2019 01:30 AM | BY: VN

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 10 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 01:16 UTC, 03/12/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191203/0120Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/102
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: MINOR VA PLUME TO FL070 EXT NE
OBS VA DTG: 03/0120Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0128 E12737 - N0130 E12735 - N0145
E12750 - N0138 E12755 MOV NE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/0720Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/1320Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/1920Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VONA RECEIVED 03/0057Z REPORTING ERUPTION AT 03/0008Z
TO FL070. PLUME EVIDENT ON LATEST VISIBLE IMAGERY. NO VA
DETECTED ON RGB IMAGERY. HOTSPOT EVIDENT.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20191203/0720Z

Previous news
Ash plume and incandescence visible from Ibu volcano (image: Sentinel 2)
Friday, Nov 29, 2019
PVMBG reported that explosive activity during 20-21 Nov and 23-25 Nov from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions rose 6,000 ft-7,000 ft (1,800 m-2,100 m) above sea level and drifted into various directions. ... [more]
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 25 Nov 2019
Monday, Nov 25, 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]
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 23 Nov 2019
Saturday, Nov 23, 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]
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 22 Nov 2019
Friday, Nov 22, 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 Nov 2019
Thursday, Nov 21, 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]

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