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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: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL100 OBS VA DTG: 04/1100Z

Sunday Sep 04, 2016 11:15 AM |

Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  4 Sep 2016
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 4 Sep 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 11:00 UTC, 04/09/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20160904/1100Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/876
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL100
OBS VA DTG: 04/1100Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 N0231 E12757 - N0141 E12748 - N0137
E12755 - N0210 E12836 MOV NE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/1700Z SFC/FL100 N0137 E12755 - N0210
E12836 - N0230 E12757 - N0140 E12748
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/2300Z SFC/FL100 N0239 E12745 - N0139
E12749 - N0137 E12755 - N0224 E12835
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 05/0500Z SFC/FL100 N0225 E12711 - N0137
E12750 - N0139 E12759 - N0243 E12804
RMK: VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON CURRENT IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD,
HOWEVER STILL EXPECTED IN AREA. HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON
HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, MENADO 04/0000Z SOUNDING AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20160904/1700Z

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]

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