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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL080 EXT 35NM TO E AT 18/0200Z.

Thursday Aug 18, 2016 02:31 AM |

Newest satellite image of Dukono
Newest satellite image of Dukono
Darwin The Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 02:31 UTC, 18/08/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20160818/0230Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/803
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL080 EXT 35NM TO E AT 18/0200Z.
OBS VA DTG: 18/0230Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N0139 E12751 - N0137 E12818 - N0158
E12826 - N0207 E12811 - N0145 E12750 MOV E 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/0830Z SFC/FL080 N0139 E12751 - N0133
E12840 - N0210 E12832 - N0212 E12812 - N0146 E12748
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/1430Z SFC/FL080 N0133 E12840 - N0210
E12832 - N0148 E12748 - N0139 E12751
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/2030Z SFC/FL080 N0133 E12840 - N0210
E12832 - N0147 E12748 - N0139 E12750
RMK: VA CLEARLY OBS MOV E TO NE ON LATEST SATELLITE IMAGERY.
HEIGHT AND FORECAST DERIVED FROM HIMAWARI-8 VIS IMAGE,
MENADO 17/1200Z SOUNDING AND EC MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20160818/0830Z

Previous news
Dukono's ash plume seen on today's Terra satellite image
Sunday, Aug 14, 2016
Continuous ash emissions have been observed during the past days. Satellite images show a plume extending into various directions (to the east today). ... [more]
Ash plume from Dukono this morning (Aqua satellite / MODIS / NASA)
Wednesday, Aug 10, 2016
Ash emissions have been intense recently, suggesting that activity at the (more or less permanently active) volcano is currently elevated. ... [more]
Tuesday, Jul 12, 2016
The volcano continues to erupt more or less continuous low levels ash plumes (7-10,000 ft altitude) that drift in various directions before dissipating. [more]
Ash plume from Dukono this morning (Terra / MODIS)
Thursday, Jun 16, 2016
Near-continuous moderate ash emissions remain visible on satellite imagery on almost every day, indicating that activity inside the volcano's crater remains high (strong degassing, ash venting, intermittent explosions as observed from the rare visitors). ... [more]
Wednesday, Jun 01, 2016
Ash emissions from the volcano continue to occur almost daily. This morning, the ash plume monitored by Darwin VAAC extended 30 km to the WNW. [more]

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