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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)
Last earthquakes nearby
Dukono volcano tours
Volcanoes and Spices (17-day volcano trekking tour to the Molucca Sea: N-Sulawesi, Karangetang and Halmahera)

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Dukono volcano news & eruption updates

Dukono volcano (Halmahera, Indonesia) activity update

Mon, 24 Mar 2014, 09:45
09:45 AM | BY: T
The volcano remains in elevated activity. Some of the (strombolian to vulcanian-type) explosions are strong enough to produce ash plumes spotted on satellite data. Yesterday evening and this morning, an ash plume could be seen drifting 50 nautical miles to the east.
Previous news
Tue, 18 Mar 2014, 18:07
Intense explosive activity, probably strombolian-type, continue at the volcano. Darwin VAAC reports ash plumes at 8,000 ft (2.4 km) altitude extending 80 nautical miles to the SW. ... read all
Wed, 12 Mar 2014, 15:53
Explosive activity at the volcano produced an ash plume that rose to 7,000 ft (2.1 km) altitude and extended 40 nautical miles to the SE yesterday. ... read all
Sun, 2 Mar 2014, 08:09
Eruptions at the volcano continue, probably strombolian explosions of increased size. An ash plume was seen on satellite data reaching 12,000 ft (3.6 km) altitude and drifting 55 nautical miles (90 km) to the S (VAAC Darwin). ... read all
Sun, 23 Feb 2014, 17:51
Elevated strombolian, perhaps weak vulcanian-type activity at the volcano continues to produce frequent ash plumes at approx. 2 km altitude. ... read all
Thu, 20 Feb 2014, 17:14
New ash plumes were spotted this morning by VAAC Darwin on satellite imagery. Ash clouds at approx. 7,000 ft (2.1 km) altitude drifted 80 nautical miles to the east. Probably strombolian activity seems to be relatively intense at the volcano. ... read all
 

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