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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
Typical eruption style:
Explosive and effusive (lava flows)
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Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA ERUPTION TO FL070, MOV W, OBS 20/0340Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Monday Jul 20, 2020 14:15 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 20 Jul 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 20 Jul 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 14:12 UTC, 20/07/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200720/1412Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/775
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA ERUPTION TO FL070, MOV W,
OBS 20/0340Z
OBS VA DTG: 20/1412Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0139 E12754 - N0136 E12746 - N0132
E12655 - N0207 E12701 - N0143 E12754 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/2012Z SFC/FL070 N0140 E12754 - N0135
E12746 - N0135 E12655 - N0208 E12700 - N0142 E12755
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/0212Z SFC/FL070 N0140 E12754 - N0136
E12745 - N0142 E12657 - N0213 E12703 - N0142 E12755
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 21/0812Z SFC/FL070 N0142 E12755 - N0139
E12754 - N0135 E12745 - N0139 E12655 - N0213 E12701
RMK: VA CURRENTLY UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO
MET CLOUD OBSCURATION AND DARKNESS, HOWEVER IS STILL
EXPECTED IN THE AREA. VA HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON
HIMAWARI-8 SATELLITE IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200720/2012Z

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