Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
11-29 Aug 2020: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
21-31 Aug 2020: Islands of Fire and Whales - Kurile Islands (Russia)
3-19 Sep 2020: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
19-26 Sep 2020: Pearl of the Aegean - Santorini - Santorini Island (Greece)
29 Sep - 5 Oct 2020: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
10-18 Oct 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
14-27 Nov 2020: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Random pictures
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 webcams / live data | Reports
Dukono volcano books | Tours
Dukono volcano eruptions:
1933-ongoing (as of 2014), 1868(?), 1719, 1550
Typical eruption style:
Explosive and effusive (lava flows)
Last earthquakes nearby
Dukono volcano tours
Volcanoes and Spices (17 days volcano trekking tour to the Molucca Sea: N-Sulawesi, Karangetang and Halmahera)

Latest satellite images

Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
 

Dukono volcano news & eruption updates

Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO TO FL070 OBS VA DTG: 12/0800Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Tuesday May 12, 2020 08:00 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 12 May 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 12 May 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:

FVAU01 at 07:56 UTC, 12/05/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200512/0755Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/526
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO TO FL070
OBS VA DTG: 12/0800Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0139 E12748 - N0207 E12754 - N0236
E12810 - N0228 E12833 - N0201 E12821 - N0137 E12757 MOV NE
5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/1400Z SFC/FL070 N0138 E12749 - N0157
E12737 - N0226 E12748 - N0230 E12758 - N0215 E12808 - N0158
E12810 - N0137 E12756
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/2000Z SFC/FL070 N0138 E12755 - N0138
E12748 - N0155 E12731 - N0213 E12723 - N0231 E12740 - N0213
E12756 - N0154 E12803
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/0200Z SFC/FL070 N0138 E12755 - N0138
E12748 - N0156 E12730 - N0214 E12723 - N0231 E12741 - N0211
E12758 - N0155 E12802
RMK: WEAK VA SIGNAL DISCERNIBLE LATEST ON VIS SATELLITE
IMGERY. VA PARTIALLY OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. HEIGHT AND
FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
WINDS BECOMING LIGHT AND VRB.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200512/1400Z

Previous news

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.