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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 news & eruption updates

Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 OBS VA DTG: 02/1035Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Monday Sep 02, 2019 10:45 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  2 Sep 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 2 Sep 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 10:35 UTC, 02/09/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190902/1035Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/888
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, GROUND REPORT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070
OBS VA DTG: 02/1035Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0137 E12756 - N0239 E12822 - N0247
E12834 - N0316 E12811 - N0303 E12758 - N0140 E12746 MOV N
15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/1635Z SFC/FL070 N0142 E12747 - N0249
E12758 - N0221 E12847 - N0133 E12754
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/2235Z SFC/FL070 N0136 E12746 - N0118
E12808 - N0205 E12846 - N0224 E12753
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/0435Z SFC/FL070 N0136 E12744 - N0218
E12756 - N0205 E12844 - N0115 E12815
RMK: VA CLEARLY DISCERNIBLE ON 02/0910Z VISIBLE SATELLITE
IMAGERY. GROUND REPORT OF CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO NORTH
700M ABOVE CRATER. VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON
HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, MENADO 02/0000Z SOUNDING AND MODEL
GUIDANCE. LIGHT AND VRB WINDS T+12HRS CREATE LOW CONFIDENCE
IN FORECAST.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190902/1635Z

Previous news
Sunday, Sep 01, 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. ... [more]
Sunday, Sep 01, 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 10 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  1 Sep 2019
Sunday, Sep 01, 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 NE direction. ... [more]
Saturday, Aug 31, 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 10 kts in N direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 31 Aug 2019
Saturday, Aug 31, 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 10 kts in E direction. ... [more]

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