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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)
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Dukono volcano eruptions:
1933-ongoing (as of 2014), 1868(?), 1719, 1550
Typical eruption style:
Explosive and effusive (lava flows)
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Dukono volcano news & eruption updates

Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL070 OBS VA DTG: 13/0940Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Wednesday May 13, 2020 09:45 AM | BY: VN

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 09:31 UTC, 13/05/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200513/0930Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/531
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL070
OBS VA DTG: 13/0940Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0138 E12747 - N0214 E12733 - N0243
E12755 - N0247 E12807 - N0203 E12837 - N0136 E12833 - N0123
E12813 - N0126 E12752 MOV E 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/1540Z SFC/FL070 N0148 E12745 - N0211
E12735 - N0227 E12759 - N0225 E12815 - N0205 E12835 - N0205
E12835 - N0135 E12832 - N0112 E12805 - N0125 E12740
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/2140Z SFC/FL070 N0142 E12814 - N0122
E12804 - N0120 E12741 - N0144 E12727 - N0216 E12734 - N0203
E12806
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 14/0340Z SFC/FL070 N0143 E12801 - N0123
E12800 - N0121 E12738 - N0142 E12717 - N0208 E12718 - N0218
E12740 - N0201 E12753
RMK: VA VISIBLE ON SAT IMAGERY MOVING SLOWLY TO NE, E AND SE
OF VOLCANO. ERUPTION ONGOING. HEIGHT AND FCST BASED ON
HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, MENADO 13/0000Z SOUNDING AND MODEL
GUIDANCE. LOW CONFIDENCE IN FCST DUE TO LIGHT AND VRB WINDS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200513/1540Z

Previous news
Dukono volcano covered by clouds yesterday (image: PVMBG)
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Today at 08:00 local time Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin recorded continuing emissions of gas, steam and white-gray ash from the active crater which reached approx. 7,000 ft (2,100 m) altitude. Volcanic ash is dispersed towards the northeast and causes ash fall onto the volcano's slopes. ... [more]

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