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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: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION EXTD W OBS AT 08/1930Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Sat, 8 Aug 2020, 20:00
20:00 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  8 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 8 Aug 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 W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 19:49 UTC, 08/08/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200808/1950Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/850
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION EXTD W OBS AT
08/1930Z
OBS VA DTG: 08/1950Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0143 E12754 - N0139 E12755 - N0131
E12730 - N0147 E12728 - N0147 E12744 MOV W 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/0150Z SFC/FL070 N0140 E12754 - N0130
E12749 - N0125 E12733 - N0145 E12728 - N0143 E12753
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/0750Z SFC/FL070 N0140 E12754 - N0130
E12749 - N0125 E12733 - N0145 E12728 - N0143 E12753
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/1350Z SFC/FL070 N0140 E12754 - N0130
E12749 - N0125 E12733 - N0145 E12728 - N0143 E12752
RMK: WEAK VA SIGNAL OBS EXTD W OF SUMMIT ON RGB SAT IMAGERY.
HEIGHT AND FCST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200809/0150Z

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