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Dukono volcano
Complex volcano 1185 m (3,888 ft)

Current status: erupting (4 out of 5) | Reports
Dukono volcano eruptions:
1933-ongoing (as of 2014), 1868(?), 1719, 1550
Typical eruption style:
Explosive and effusive (lava flows)
Last earthquakes nearby
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Dukono volcano news & eruption updates

Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL070 EXT TO NW OBS VA DTG: 14/0340Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Thursday May 14, 2020 03:45 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 03:39 UTC, 14/05/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200514/0340Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/534
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL070 EXT TO NW
OBS VA DTG: 14/0340Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0142 E12757 - N0137 E12756 - N0117
E12726 - N0133 E12709 - N0203 E12711 - N0209 E12732 MOV NW
5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 14/0940Z SFC/FL070 N0147 E12802 - N0128
E12758 - N0117 E12731 - N0137 E12711 - N0210 E12721 - N0209
E12754
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 14/1540Z SFC/FL070 N0145 E12801 - N0131
E12759 - N0117 E12729 - N0137 E12711 - N0209 E12719 - N0210
E12750
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 14/2140Z SFC/FL070 N0145 E12801 - N0133
E12758 - N0117 E12729 - N0136 E12711 - N0210 E12719 - N0211
E12751
RMK: VA DISCERNIBLE ON VIS SAT IMAGERY AT 14/0300Z MOV NW.
HEIGHT AND FCST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MODEL
GUIDANCE. LOW CONFIDENCE IN FCST DUE TO LIGHT AND VRB WINDS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200514/0940Z

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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