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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) 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 news & eruption updates

Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: MINOR VA TO FL070 OBS 09/2220Z OBS VA DTG: 09/2245Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Sat, 9 Jan 2021, 23:00
23:00 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  9 Jan 2021
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 9 Jan 2021
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 22:45 UTC, 09/01/21 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210109/2245Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/24
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: MINOR VA TO FL070 OBS 09/2220Z
OBS VA DTG: 09/2245Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0142 E12753 - N0134 E12758 - N0128
E12803 - N0125 E12755 - N0132 E12755 - N0142 E12752 MOV SE
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/0445Z SFC/FL070 N0142 E12753 - N0129
E12804 - N0125 E12751 - N0142 E12752
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/1045Z SFC/FL070 N0142 E12754 - N0127
E12803 - N0124 E12748 - N0142 E12752
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/1645Z SFC/FL070 N0142 E12754 - N0127
E12800 - N0125 E12752 - N0127 E12743 - N0142 E12752
RMK: VA PARTIALLY DISCERNIBLE ON VIS SAT IMG EXTENDING SSE
OF SUMMIT, HOWEVER SOME MET CLOUD LOWERS CONFIDENCE ON THE
SOUTHERN EXTENT. VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8
IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20210110/0445Z=

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