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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
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Explosive and effusive (lava flows)
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Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL050 EXT TO SW AT 26/2310Z. to 5000 ft (1500 m)

Friday Apr 26, 2019 23:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 26 Apr 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 26 Apr 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 5000 ft (1500 m) altitude or flight level 050 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 23:27 UTC, 26/04/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190426/2330Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/388
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL050 EXT TO SW AT 26/2310Z.
OBS VA DTG: 26/2330Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL050 N0141 E12755 - N0144 E12752 - N0127
E12722 - N0111 E12714 - N0115 E12734 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 27/0530Z SFC/FL050 N0141 E12755 - N0057
E12729 - N0110 E12700 - N0136 E12711 - N0145 E12751
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 27/1130Z SFC/FL050 N0143 E12754 - N0151
E12738 - N0152 E12706 - N0120 E12703 - N0139 E12755
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 27/1730Z SFC/FL050 N0144 E12756 - N0137
E12755 - N0131 E12720 - N0156 E12722 - N0206 E12743
RMK: VA OBS ON LATEST VIS SAT IMAGERY EXT SW; HOWEVER,
PARTLY OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. CVGHM REPORT VA TO FL050 AT
26/2312Z. HEIGHT DECREASED TO FL050 BASED ON REPORT. FCST
BASED ON MODEL GUIDANCE. LOW FCST CONFIDENCE DUE TO LIGHT
AND VRB WINDS AFTER T+12 HRS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190427/0530Z

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