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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 news & eruption updates

Dukono volcano (Halmahera, Indonesia) activity update

Monday Apr 21, 2014 08:18 AM | BY: T

Explosions that are strong enough to leave ash plumes visible on satellite data continue to occur almost every day. This morning, VAAC Darwin reported an ash plume at 8,000 ft (2.4 km) altitude.
Previous news
Friday, Apr 18, 2014
Ash plumes from stronger explosions have become a more or less daily appearance in VAAC Darwin's reports of volcanic ash clouds. The volcano clearly is in an elevated state of activity at the moment. [more]
Thursday, Apr 17, 2014
Several ash plumes were observed during the past days, suggesting that explosive activity (probably strombolian-type) at the remote volcano remains elevated. [more]
Sunday, Apr 13, 2014
Ash plumes from stronger (probably strombolian-type) explosions are regularly spotted on satellite imagery by VAAC Darwin. ... [more]
Thursday, Apr 10, 2014
Activity remains elevated. An ash plume was seen on satellite imagery drifting at estimated 6,000 ft (1.8 km) altitude 40 nautical miles to the E (VAAC Darwin) today. [more]
Thursday, Mar 27, 2014
Activity at the volcano continues to be intense. An ash plume was reported extending 80 nautical miles to the west at 10,000 ft (3 km) altitude this morning (VAAC Darwin). [more]

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