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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
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Explosive and effusive (lava flows)
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Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL050, LAST REPORTED EXT E AT 03/2256Z to 5000 ft (1500 m)

Wednesday Sep 04, 2019 16:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  4 Sep 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 4 Sep 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 5000 ft (1500 m) altitude or flight level 050 and is moving at 5 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 16:22 UTC, 04/09/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190904/1630Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/898
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, GROUND REPORT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL050, LAST
REPORTED EXT E AT 03/2256Z
OBS VA DTG: 04/1630Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL050 N0141 E12749 - N0058 E12754 - N0111
E12828 - N0152 E12812 - N0155 E12756 MOV SE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/2230Z SFC/FL050 N0142 E12749 - N0155
E12756 - N0152 E12812 - N0110 E12828 - N0058 E12754
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/0430Z SFC/FL050 N0141 E12748 - N0059
E12755 - N0111 E12828 - N0144 E12827 - N0157 E12802
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 05/1030Z SFC/FL050 N0142 E12748 - N0148
E12753 - N0129 E12836 - N0105 E12832 - N0051 E12801
RMK: VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SAT IMAGERY DUE TO PRESENCE
OF MET CLOUD, HOWEVER ERUPTION EXPECTED TO BE ONGOING.
HEIGHT AND FCST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 04/1610Z IMAGERY & MODEL
GUIDANCE. LOW CONFIDENCE ON OBS AND FCST POLYGONS DUE TO VRB
WINDS BLW FL050.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190904/2230Z

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