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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 FL070 EXT NW OBS VA DTG: 27/2220Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Thu, 27 Aug 2020, 22:30
22:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 27 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 27 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 10 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 22:16 UTC, 27/08/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200827/2220Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/930
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 EXT NW
OBS VA DTG: 27/2220Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0138 E12752 - N0155 E12709 - N0201
E12633 - N0237 E12641 - N0221 E12704 - N0157 E12748 - N0141
E12757 MOV NW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 28/0420Z SFC/FL070 N0138 E12751 - N0153
E12715 - N0200 E12636 - N0233 E12710 - N0205 E12746 - N0140
E12758
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 28/1020Z SFC/FL070 N0137 E12753 - N0214
E12702 - N0237 E12749 - N0140 E12758
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 28/1620Z SFC/FL070 N0138 E12753 - N0212
E12704 - N0237 E12748 - N0141 E12758
RMK: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 MOV NORTHWEST
DISCERNIBLE ON LATEST VIS IMAGERY. VA HEIGHT AND FORECAST
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200828/0420Z

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