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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 FL060, LAST OBS AT 20/0300Z EXT N to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Tuesday Aug 20, 2019 07:15 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 20 Aug 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 20 Aug 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 and is moving at 15 kts in N direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 07:02 UTC, 20/08/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190820/0710Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/833
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL060, LAST OBS
AT 20/0300Z EXT N
OBS VA DTG: 20/0710Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N0139 E12755 - N0257 E12829 - N0302
E12739 - N0140 E12750 MOV N 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/1310Z SFC/FL060 N0139 E12755 - N0139
E12750 - N0252 E12725 - N0257 E12816
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/1910Z SFC/FL060 N0139 E12755 - N0257
E12816 - N0252 E12725 - N0139 E12750
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 21/0110Z SFC/FL060 N0139 E12755 - N0139
E12750 - N0252 E12725 - N0257 E12816
RMK: VA NOT DISCERNIBLE ON LATEST SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO
PRESENCE OF MET CLOUD. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON
HIMAWARI-8 20/0050Z IMAGERY, MENADO 20/0000Z SOUNDING AND
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190820/1310Z

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