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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 TO FL080 EXT NW OBS VA DTG: 26/1620Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Wed, 26 Aug 2020, 16:30
16:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 26 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 26 Aug 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 and is moving at 5 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 16:15 UTC, 26/08/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200826/1620Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/925
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL080 EXT NW
OBS VA DTG: 26/1620Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N0139 E12754 - N0157 E12645 - N0246
E12716 - N0212 E12748 - N0141 E12756 MOV NW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 26/2220Z SFC/FL080 N0139 E12754 - N0203
E12622 - N0248 E12649 - N0204 E12740 - N0141 E12756
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 27/0420Z SFC/FL080 N0141 E12756 - N0138
E12753 - N0207 E12622 - N0248 E12649
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 27/1020Z SFC/FL080 N0142 E12756 - N0137
E12754 - N0207 E12621 - N0252 E12652
RMK: VA PARTIALLY DISCERNIBLE ON LATEST RGB SAT IMG
EXTENDING TO NW. VA HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8
IMAGERY, AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200826/2220Z

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