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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

Wednesday Oct 01, 2014 14:56 PM | BY: T

Explosive activity continues at the volcano. An ash plume rising to 7,000 ft (2.1 km) was reported yesterday evening extending 40 km to the NE (Darwin VAAC).
Previous news
Wednesday, Sep 24, 2014
After a phase of probably lower activity during the past weeks, strombolian activity picked up again and sometimes produces ash plumes that rise to 2-3 km. [more]
Friday, Sep 05, 2014
Ash eruptions continue. A volcanic ash plume was spotted this morning extending 50 km to the NE from the volcano by Darwin VAAC. [more]
Thursday, Aug 21, 2014
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. [more]
Strombolian eruption at Dukono volcano (Halmahera, Indonesia) 18 July 2014 (image: Andi / VolcanoDiscovery Indonesia)
Monday, Aug 04, 2014
Our team member Andi returned from an expedition to the volcano. He observed near-continuous ash emissions as well as classic strombolian activity. ... [more]
Monday, Jul 28, 2014
Activity at the volcano continues to be elevated. VAAC Darwin frequently spots ash plumes from relatively strong strombolian to vulcanian activity. [more]

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