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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 Oct 26, 2015 10:08 AM | BY: T

Active vent inside Dukono's crater (image: Aris Yanto)
Active vent inside Dukono's crater (image: Aris Yanto)
The volcano continues to erupt continuous, loud, roaring jets of gas and small amounts of spatter from vents at the bottom of the deep crater.
Ash plumes are regularly being reported by VAAC Darwin.
The attached pictures by our friend Aris Yanto was taken a few days ago from the crater rim.
Previous news
Friday, Oct 23, 2015
Ash emissions continue to be intense and near continuous. VAAC Darwin reported again an ash plume extending 50 km NW from the volcano this morning. [more]
Tuesday, Oct 20, 2015
Darwin VAAC reported ash plumes drifting at estimated 7,000 ft (2.1 km) 40 km to the north of the volcano [more]
Thursday, Oct 15, 2015
Ash emissions remain intense. A plume was reported extending 50 nautical miles to the NE from the volcano this morning. [more]
Sunday, Oct 11, 2015
Intense ash emissions from the volcano create plumes at low altitude (2-2.5 km) that extend up to approx. 100 km to the NE. [more]
Tuesday, Oct 06, 2015
A volcanic ash plume extending 120 km to the NE was spotted this morning by VAAC Darwin. [more]

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