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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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Volcano Special: Ibu - Dukono - Lokon (14 days volcano tour to erupting Dukono and Ibu volcanoes in Halmahera)
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Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 EXT TO E. to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Monday May 20, 2019 10:30 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 20 May 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 20 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 5 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 10:28 UTC, 20/05/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190520/1030Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/474
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 EXT TO E.
OBS VA DTG: 20/1030Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0139 E12751 - N0127 E12926 - N0154
E12940 - N0208 E12922 - N0144 E12750 MOV E 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/1630Z SFC/FL070 N0139 E12750 - N0144
E12750 - N0203 E12921 - N0117 E12920
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/2230Z SFC/FL070 N0140 E12750 - N0105
E12908 - N0155 E12918 - N0145 E12752
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 21/0430Z SFC/FL070 N0145 E12751 - N0154
E12918 - N0104 E12908 - N0138 E12749
RMK: VA CURRENTLY NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE
TO MET CLOUD, HOWEVER ASH IS STILL EXPECTED IN AREA. VA
HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 20/0820Z IMAGERY,
20/0000Z MENADO SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190520/1630Z

Previous news
Sunday, May 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 10 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 19 May 2019
Sunday, May 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 10 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Sunday, May 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 5 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 18 May 2019
Saturday, May 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 5 kts in E direction. ... [more]
Saturday, May 18, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
 

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