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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 EXT TO SW. to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Wednesday Feb 20, 2019 03:30 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 7000 ft (2100 m) altitude or flight level 070 and is moving at 15 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 03:25 UTC, 20/02/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190220/0330Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/148
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 EXT TO SW.
OBS VA DTG: 20/0330Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0141 E12756 - N0145 E12753 - N0115
E12600 - N0014 E12642 MOV SW 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/0930Z SFC/FL070 N0141 E12756 - N0014
E12643 - N0114 E12600 - N0145 E12753
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/1530Z SFC/FL070 N0141 E12756 - N0145
E12753 - N0115 E12600 - N0015 E12643
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 20/2130Z SFC/FL070 N0141 E12756 - N0015
E12642 - N0115 E12559 - N0145 E12753
RMK: VA CLEARLY DISCERNIBLE AND MOV SW. VA HEIGHT AND
MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, MENADO 20/0000Z SOUND
AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190220/0930Z

Previous news
Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 7000 ft (2100 m) altitude or flight level 070 and is moving at 15 kts in SW direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 7000 ft (2100 m) altitude or flight level 070 and is moving at 15 kts in SW direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 19 Feb 2019
Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Monday, Feb 18, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 18 Feb 2019
Monday, Feb 18, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 7000 ft (2100 m) altitude or flight level 070 and is moving at 15 kts in SW direction. ... [more]

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