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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 EXT TO NW OBS VA DTG: 14/0940Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Thursday May 14, 2020 09:45 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 14 May 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 14 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 09:43 UTC, 14/05/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200514/0940Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/535
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL070 EXT TO NW
OBS VA DTG: 14/0940Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0135 E12801 - N0119 E12730 - N0138
E12707 - N0230 E12701 - N0227 E12754 - N0147 E12802 MOV NW
5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 14/1540Z SFC/FL070 N0145 E12801 - N0131
E12759 - N0118 E12730 - N0137 E12708 - N0227 E12700 - N0227
E12743
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 14/2140Z SFC/FL070 N0145 E12801 - N0133
E12758 - N0117 E12729 - N0137 E12707 - N0227 E12701 - N0229
E12743
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 15/0340Z SFC/FL070 N0131 E12759 - N0116
E12726 - N0138 E12705 - N0227 E12701 - N0228 E12740 - N0159
E12800
RMK: VA NOT DISCERNIBLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD
OBSCURATION BUT ERUPTION ONGOING. VA LAST OBS ON SAT IMAGERY
AT 14/0740Z 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 20200514/1540Z

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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