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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 FL070 EXT ESE AT 08/1710Z. to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Wednesday May 08, 2019 17:45 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  8 May 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 8 May 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 SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 17:35 UTC, 08/05/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190508/1740Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/429
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL070 EXT ESE AT 08/1710Z.
OBS VA DTG: 08/1740Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0140 E12750 - N0023 E13022 - N0140
E13048 - N0144 E12752 MOV SE 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/2340Z SFC/FL070 N0140 E12750 - N0144
E12752 - N0147 E12837 - N0143 E13048 - N0028 E13024
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/0540Z SFC/FL070 N0144 E12752 - N0140
E12750 - N0040 E13028 - N0152 E13048
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/1140Z SFC/FL070 N0140 E12750 - N0144
E12752 - N0155 E12850 - N0201 E13027 - N0047 E13009
RMK: VA OBS EXT ESE ON LATEST RGB SAT IMAGERY; HOWEVER,
EXTENT OF VA UNIDENTIFIABLE DUE TO DIFFUSE PLUME AND
DARKNESS. VA HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8,
07/2309Z GROUND REPORT, MENADO 08/1200Z SOUNDING AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190508/2340Z

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