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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) 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: VA OBS TO FL070 MOV SE OBS VA DTG: 16/2350Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Mon, 17 Feb 2020, 00:00
00:00 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 16 Feb 2020
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 16 Feb 2020
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:

FVAU04 at 23:54 UTC, 16/02/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200216/2350Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/11
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL070 MOV SE
OBS VA DTG: 16/2350Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0130 E12736 - N0131 E12738 - N0127
E12746 - N0119 E12751 - N0114 E12745 - N0117 E12738 MOV SE
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/0550Z SFC/FL070 N0130 E12737 - N0131
E12739 - N0126 E12747 - N0118 E12752 - N0112 E12743 - N0113
E12736 - N0130 E12736 - N0130 E12736
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/1150Z SFC/FL070 N0131 E12739 - N0127
E12745 - N0118 E12751 - N0112 E12743 - N0113 E12736 - N0130
E12736
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 17/1750Z SFC/FL070 N0130 E12738 - N0127
E12746 - N0118 E12751 - N0111 E12743 - N0113 E12736 - N0130
E12736 - N0130 E12736
RMK: DISCREATE EMISSION VERY CLEARLY SEEN ON SATELLITE
IMAGERY AT 16/2330Z. FORECAST BASED ON EC MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200217/0550Z

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