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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL070 OBS VA DTG: 13/1540Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Wednesday May 13, 2020 15:45 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 13 May 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 13 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 and is moving at 5 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 15:34 UTC, 13/05/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200513/1540Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/532
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL070
OBS VA DTG: 13/1540Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0148 E12745 - N0158 E12739 - N0214
E12757 - N0216 E12812 - N0201 E12827 - N0134 E12822 - N0112
E12805 - N0125 E12740 MOV S 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/2140Z SFC/FL070 N0142 E12814 - N0116
E12805 - N0112 E12741 - N0144 E12727 - N0201 E12740 - N0203
E12806
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 14/0340Z SFC/FL070 N0143 E12801 - N0117
E12800 - N0113 E12739 - N0142 E12717 - N0200 E12718 - N0201
E12753
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 14/0940Z SFC/FL070 N0142 E12759 - N0119
E12759 - N0119 E12738 - N0140 E12715 - N0205 E12719 - N0207
E12746
RMK: VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SAT IMAGERY DUE TO
OBSCURATION BY MET CLOUD. ERUPTION ONGOING. HEIGHT AND FCST
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, MENADO 13/1200Z SOUNDING AND
MODEL GUIDANCE. LOW CONFIDENCE IN FCST DUE TO LIGHT AND VRB
WINDS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200513/2140Z

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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