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Stratovolcano 1325 m / 4,347 ft
Halmahera, Indonesia, 1.48°N / 127.64°E
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Ibu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: MULTIPLE DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS TO FL070 MOV SW to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Sun, 29 Dec 2019, 23:00
23:00 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 29 Dec 2019
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 29 Dec 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 22:49 UTC, 29/12/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191229/2250Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/106
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: MULTIPLE DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS TO FL070
MOV SW
OBS VA DTG: 29/2250Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0130 E12741 - N0059 E12707 - N0116
E12653 - N0133 E12738 MOV SW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 30/0450Z SFC/FL070 N0130 E12741 - N0058
E12706 - N0119 E12650 - N0133 E12738
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 30/1050Z SFC/FL070 N0129 E12741 - N0059
E12706 - N0119 E12650 - N0134 E12739
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 30/1650Z SFC/FL070 N0130 E12741 - N0056
E12712 - N0117 E12654 - N0133 E12738
RMK: MULTIPLE MINOR DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS DISCERNIBLE ON SAT
IMAGERY MOV SW FROM SUMMIT. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON
HIMAWARI-8 29/2230Z IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20191230/0450Z

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