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Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 OBS VA DTG: 15/1100Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Wed, 15 Apr 2020, 11:15
11:15 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 15 Apr 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 15 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 E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 11:03 UTC, 15/04/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200415/1103Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/414
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070
OBS VA DTG: 15/1100Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0140 E12751 - N0145 E12753 - N0137
E12853 - N0053 E12827 MOV E 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 15/1700Z SFC/FL070 N0143 E12750 - N0145
E12756 - N0056 E12838 - N0039 E12753
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 15/2300Z SFC/FL070 N0143 E12755 - N0036
E12820 - N0036 E12728 - N0143 E12751
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 16/0500Z SFC/FL070 N0144 E12755 - N0036
E12819 - N0036 E12728 - N0144 E12751
RMK: VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON CURRENT IMAGERY, STILL EXPECTED IN
AREA. HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200415/1700Z

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Wed, 15 Apr 2020, 06:00

Dukono volcano (Halmahera, Indonesia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 15 April-21 April 2020 (Continuing Activity)

Based on satellite and wind model data, the Darwin VAAC reported that during 15-21 April ash plumes from Dukono rose to 2.1 km (7,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted in multiple directions. The Alert Level remained at 2 (on a scale of 1-4), and the public was warned to remain outside of the 2-km exclusion zone. ... 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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