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Complex volcano 1185 m (3,888 ft)
Halmahera, Indonesia, 1.68°N / 127.88°E
(4 out of 5)
Dukono volcano eruptions:
1933-ongoing (as of 2014), 1868(?), 1719, 1550
Typical eruption style:
Explosive and effusive (lava flows)
Dukono volcano tours:Volcanoes and Spices
(17-day volcano trekking tour to the Molucca Sea: N-Sulawesi, Karangetang and Halmahera)
Dukono volcano news & eruption updates
Dukono volcano (Halmahera, Indonesia) activity update
Tue, 13 May 2014, 18:00
18:00 PM | BY: T
Explosive activity continues at the volcano. An ash plume was last seen at 8,000 ft (2.4 km) altitude extending 80 km to the SW yesterday.
Explosive eruptions, strombolian to vulcanian type, continue at the volcano. Ash plumes at 8,000 ft (2.4 km) altitude were observed drifting up to 50 nautical miles to the east. ... read all
Activity remains elevated. Strombolian to vulcanian-type explosions produce ash plumes, typically reaching about 8,000 ft (2.4 km) altitude that are spotted every day on satellite imagery. ... read all
The currently intense phase of activity continues. More ash plumes, typically estimated at 8,000 ft (2.4 km) altitude and drifting up to 100 km SE were detected by VAAC Darwin. ... read all
Ash plumes from (probably strong strombolian) explosions continue to be spotted on a more or less daily basis, suggesting that activity remains high. ... read all
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. ... read all
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