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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: DISCREATE VA OBS TO FL070 MOV SW OBS VA DTG: 26/2320Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Wed, 26 Feb 2020, 23:30
23:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 26 Feb 2020
Satellite image of Ibu volcano on 26 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:

FVAU03 at 23:20 UTC, 26/02/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200226/2320Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: IBU 268030
PSN: N0129 E12738
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1325M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/25
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCREATE VA OBS TO FL070 MOV SW
OBS VA DTG: 26/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0130 E12738 - N0117 E12729 - N0125
E12723 - N0130 E12738 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 27/0520Z SFC/FL070 N0129 E12738 - N0116
E12729 - N0124 E12722 - N0130 E12738
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 27/1120Z SFC/FL070 N0129 E12738 - N0115
E12728 - N0123 E12722 - N0130 E12737
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 27/1720Z SFC/FL070 N0129 E12738 - N0115
E12728 - N0123 E12721 - N0130 E12737
RMK: VA CLAERLY DISCERNIBLE ON LATEST SATELLITE IMAGERY.
FORECAST MOVEMENT AND HEIGHT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200227/0520Z

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