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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: VA OBS TO FL060 EXT E AT 05/0800Z. to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Thursday Sep 05, 2019 08:45 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  5 Sep 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 5 Sep 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 SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 08:42 UTC, 05/09/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190905/0845Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/901
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL060 EXT E AT 05/0800Z.
OBS VA DTG: 05/0845Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N0141 E12750 - N0115 E12809 - N0120
E12857 - N0148 E12843 - N0149 E12756 MOV SE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 05/1445Z SFC/FL060 N0141 E12750 - N0150
E12757 - N0150 E12848 - N0111 E12853 - N0116 E12755
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/2045Z SFC/FL060 N0141 E12750 - N0117
E12755 - N0111 E12853 - N0150 E12848 - N0153 E12758
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 06/0245Z SFC/FL060 N0142 E12750 - N0154
E12758 - N0150 E12849 - N0112 E12853 - N0117 E12756
RMK: VA OBS ON LATEST VIS SAT IMAGERY EXTENDING EAST TO
SOUTHEAST. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON SAT IMAGERY, MENADO
05/0000Z SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE. LOW FCST CONFIDENCE
DUE WIND SHEAR; HOWEVER, VA EXPECTED TO MOV NE TO SE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190905/1445Z

Previous news
Wednesday, Sep 04, 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 SE direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  4 Sep 2019
Wednesday, Sep 04, 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. ... [more]
Wednesday, Sep 04, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  3 Sep 2019
Tuesday, Sep 03, 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 SE direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, Sep 03, 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 . ... [more]

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