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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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1933-ongoing (as of 2014), 1868(?), 1719, 1550
Typical eruption style:
Explosive and effusive (lava flows)
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Dukono volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL080 MOV E.

Thursday Aug 18, 2016 07:28 AM |

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

FVAU0295 at 07:28 UTC, 18/08/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20160818/0730Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/804
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, MODIS
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL080 MOV E.
OBS VA DTG: 18/0730Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N0137 E12752 - N0136 E12828 - N0120
E12857 - N0150 E12927 - N0215 E12849 - N0207 E12811 - N0145
E12750 MOV E 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/1330Z SFC/FL080 N0137 E12752 - N0123
E12913 - N0203 E12927 - N0200 E12843 - N0213 E12841 - N0208
E12816 - N0144 E12750
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/1930Z SFC/FL080 N0145 E12749 - N0136
E12752 - N0139 E12923 - N0207 E12902 - N0159 E12809
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/0130Z SFC/FL080 N0138 E12914 - N0215
E12849 - N0208 E12816 - N0144 E12749 - N0136 E12752
RMK: VA OBS MOV E ON LATEST SAT IMAGERY; HOWEVER, EASTERN
EXTENT OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. VA OBS EXT 70NM TO E ON AQUA
MODIS 18/0430Z TRUE COLOUR VIS IMAGE. HEIGHT AND FORECAST
DERIVED FROM SATELLITE IMAGERY, MENADO 18/0000Z SOUNDING AND
EC MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20160818/1330Z
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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]

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