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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 EMISSION TO FL070 EXT TO NW OBS VA DTG: 05/1200Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Saturday Sep 05, 2020 12:15 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  5 Sep 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 5 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 and is moving at 5 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 11:59 UTC, 05/09/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200905/1200Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/967
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 EXT TO NW
OBS VA DTG: 05/1200Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0138 E12755 - N0144 E12705 - N0211
E12713 - N0153 E12744 - N0142 E12756 MOV NW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 05/1800Z SFC/FL070 N0142 E12756 - N0137
E12754 - N0144 E12701 - N0217 E12715
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 06/0000Z SFC/FL070 N0138 E12755 - N0147
E12702 - N0219 E12717 - N0143 E12756
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 06/0600Z SFC/FL070 N0137 E12755 - N0147
E12702 - N0219 E12717 - N0144 E12757
RMK: VA HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200905/1800Z

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