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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
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Dukono volcano news & eruption updates

Dukono volcano (Halmahera, Indonesia) activity update

Thu, 21 Aug 2014, 15:27
15:27 PM | BY: T
Ash emissions were observed on satellite imagery this morning. An ash plume at estimated 8,000 ft (2.4 km) altitude extended 20 nautical miles to the north of the volcano.
Previous news
Mon, 4 Aug 2014, 16:05
Strombolian eruption at Dukono volcano (Halmahera, Indonesia) 18 July 2014 (image: Andi / VolcanoDiscovery Indonesia)
Our team member Andi returned from an expedition to the volcano. He observed near-continuous ash emissions as well as classic strombolian activity. read all
Mon, 28 Jul 2014, 16:15
Activity at the volcano continues to be elevated. VAAC Darwin frequently spots ash plumes from relatively strong strombolian to vulcanian activity. ... read all
Tue, 15 Jul 2014, 19:04
The volcano has been particularly active during the past days and been producing many strong explosions with lots of ash emitted. read all
Sat, 28 Jun 2014, 07:40
Explosive activity at the volcano continues at elevated levels. Ash-rich strombolian explosions produce a plume that rises 1-2 km above the crater sometimes extends up to approx. 100 km and is often visible on satellite imagery. ... read all
Wed, 4 Jun 2014, 07:47
Ash plumes from strong strombolian activity continue to show up as alerts from VAAC Darwin. A plume extending 50 nautical miles to the north was seen last evening. Its height was at estimated 7,000 ft (2.1 km) altitude. ... read all
 

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