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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 (Halmahera, Indonesia): weekly volcanic activity report 29 Jan-5 Feb 2020

Thursday Feb 06, 2020 08:47 AM | BY: MARTIN

An ash plume and incandescence visible from Ibu volcano (image: Sentinel 2)
An ash plume and incandescence visible from Ibu volcano (image: Sentinel 2)
PVMBG reported that during 29 January-5 February surveillance cameras observed a white and grey plume which reached approx. 5,003 ft-6,971 ft (1,525 m-2,125 m) altitude and drifted S.
Weather clouds prevented visual observations during 3-4 February.
There is a 2 km exclusion zone around the main crater in place and 3,5 km zone away on the N side.
Source: Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 29 Jan-5 Feb 2020
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