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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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1933-ongoing (as of 2014), 1868(?), 1719, 1550
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Explosive and effusive (lava flows)
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Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL070 OBS AT 17/1750Z OBS VA DTG: 17/1845Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Wednesday Jun 17, 2020 19:00 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 17 Jun 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 17 Jun 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 10 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 18:47 UTC, 17/06/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200617/1845Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/652
INFO SOURCE: HIMWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL070 OBS AT 17/1750Z
OBS VA DTG: 17/1845Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0141 E12755 - N0139 E12753 - N0224
E12629 - N0304 E12707 MOV NW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/0045Z SFC/FL070 N0138 E12753 - N0211
E12618 - N0254 E12648 - N0141 E12757
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/0645Z SFC/FL070 N0142 E12755 - N0138
E12752 - N0154 E12634 - N0243 E12707
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/1245Z SFC/FL070 N0142 E12756 - N0137
E12754 - N0131 E12644 - N0224 E12704
RMK: VA OBSERVED ON ANIMATED RGB SAT IMG OVER LAND WITHIN
ABOUT 15NM NORTHWEST OF SUMMIT AT 17/1750Z, HOWEVER SIGNAL
IS TOO WEAK TO OBSERVE FURTHER TO THE NORTHWEST. VA HEIGHT
AND FORECAST MOVEMENT DERIVED FROM HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200618/0045Z

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