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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 FL090 OBS VA DTG: 28/1620Z to 9000 ft (2700 m)

Fri, 28 Aug 2020, 16:30
16:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 28 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 28 Aug 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 9000 ft (2700 m) altitude or flight level 090 and is moving at 10 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 16:14 UTC, 28/08/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200828/1620Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/933
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL090
OBS VA DTG: 28/1620Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL090 N0139 E12753 - N0153 E12653 - N0217
E12704 - N0145 E12756 MOV NW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 28/2220Z SFC/FL090 N0141 E12756 - N0138
E12752 - N0137 E12636 - N0221 E12643 - N0207 E12750
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 29/0420Z SFC/FL090 N0141 E12756 - N0138
E12752 - N0206 E12636 - N0240 E12644 - N0235 E12742
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 29/1020Z SFC/FL090 N0138 E12752 - N0206
E12636 - N0240 E12645 - N0235 E12742 - N0140 E12756
RMK: VA DISCERNIBLE ON LATEST RGB SATELLITE IMAGERY EXT NW.
VA HEIGHT REVISED TO FL090 BASED ON MATCHING OBSERVED PLUME
MOVEMENT WITH MODEL WINDS, FORECAST BASED ON MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200828/2220Z

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