Dukono volcano news & eruption updates

Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL060. to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Fri, 30 Aug 2019, 08:30
08:30 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 30 Aug 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 30 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 5 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 08:16 UTC, 30/08/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190830/0816Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/875
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL060.
OBS VA DTG: 30/0816Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N0140 E12747 - N0133 E12750 - N0136
E12855 - N0212 E12850 - N0229 E12824 MOV NE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 30/1416Z SFC/FL060 N0136 E12750 - N0146
E12747 - N0213 E12813 - N0218 E12851 - N0128 E12858
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 30/2016Z SFC/FL060 N0136 E12750 - N0123
E12854 - N0210 E12850 - N0202 E12814 - N0146 E12747
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 31/0216Z SFC/FL060 N0137 E12749 - N0147
E12745 - N0206 E12815 - N0210 E12850 - N0121 E12854
RMK: VA CURRENTLY NOT DISCERNIBLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE
TO MET CLOUD, HOWEVER ASH STILL EXPECTED IN AREA. VA HEIGHT
AND MOVEMENT BASED ON H-8 IMAGERY, GRND REPORT, MENADO
30/0000Z SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE. LOW CONFIDENCE IN
FORECAST DUE TO LIGHT AND VRB WINDS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190830/1416Z

Previous news

Try our free app!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Android | iOS version

More on VolcanoDiscovery

Why is there advertising on this site?
Support us - Help us upgrade our services!
We truly love working to bring you the latest volcano and earthquake data from around the world. Maintaining our website and our free apps does require, however, considerable time and resources.
We need financing to increase hard- and software capacity as well as support our editor team. We're aiming to achieve uninterrupted service wherever an earthquake or volcano eruption unfolds, and your donations can make it happen! Every donation will be highly appreciated. If you find the information useful and would like to support our team in integrating further features, write great content, and in upgrading our soft- and hardware, please make a donation (PayPal or Online credit card payment).

Planned features:
  • Improved multilanguage support
  • Tsunami alerts
  • Faster responsiveness
Thanks to your past donations, these features have been added recently:
  • Earthquake archive from 1900 onwards
  • Detailed quake stats
  • Additional seismic data sources
Download and Upgrade the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app to get one of the fastest seismic and volcano alerts online:
Android | IOS
Thank you!
Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.
Home | Travel | Destinations | Volcanoes | Photos | Earthquakes | About | Glossary | News | Contact | Privacy | Imprint | EN | DE | EL | ES | FR | IT | RU
Follow us:Follow us on facebookFollow us on InstagramFollow us on TwitterVisit our Youtube channel