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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 TO FL070 OBS AT 01/0500Z OBS VA DTG: 01/0530Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Tuesday Sep 01, 2020 05:45 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  1 Sep 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 1 Sep 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 05:30 UTC, 01/09/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200901/0530Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/948
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL070 OBS AT 01/0500Z
OBS VA DTG: 01/0530Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0139 E12754 - N0145 E12736 - N0137
E12711 - N0155 E12711 - N0151 E12738 - N0143 E12755 MOV W
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/1130Z SFC/FL070 N0143 E12754 - N0139
E12754 - N0134 E12710 - N0155 E12711
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 01/1730Z SFC/FL070 N0143 E12755 - N0139
E12755 - N0134 E12718 - N0154 E12718
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 01/2330Z SFC/FL070 N0139 E12755 - N0134
E12718 - N0154 E12718 - N0143 E12755
RMK: VA PARTIALLY OBSERVED ON VIS SAT IMG EXTENDING WNW,
HOWEVER WESTERN PORTION NOT DISCERNIBLE DUE SUN ANGLE WITH
CENTRAL AREA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. VA HEIGHT BASED ON
31/0326Z VONA, FORECAST MOVEMENT BASED ON CONSENSUS MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200901/1130Z

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