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Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 OBS VA DTG: 14/1700Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Tue, 14 Apr 2020, 17:00
17:00 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 14 Apr 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 14 Apr 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 and is moving at 5 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 16:57 UTC, 14/04/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200414/1657Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/410
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070
OBS VA DTG: 14/1700Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0134 E12745 - N0153 E12753 - N0148
E12807 - N0119 E12827 - N0102 E12750 MOV S 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 14/2300Z SFC/FL070 N0145 E12754 - N0048
E12835 - N0034 E12750 - N0144 E12750
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 15/0500Z SFC/FL070 N0144 E12754 - N0039
E12831 - N0030 E12739 - N0143 E12750
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 15/1100Z SFC/FL070 N0144 E12756 - N0031
E12814 - N0033 E12727 - N0144 E12749
RMK: VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON CURRENT IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD.
HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, MENADO
14/1200Z SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200414/2300Z

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Tue, 14 Apr 2020, 07:38

Dukono volcano (Halmahera, Indonesia): explosive activity continues

Ash plume from Dukono volcano yesterday (image: PVMBG)
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin recorded an explosive activity from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions that reached 7,000 ft (2,100 m) altitude and drifted NE, E and SE direction. ... Read all
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Dukono volcano
Complex volcano 1185 m (3,888 ft)
Halmahera (Indonesia), 1.68°N / 127.88°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5) Dukono volcano eruptions:
1933-ongoing (as of 2014), 1868(?), 1719, 1550
Typical eruption style
Explosive and effusive (lava flows)

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