Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
2-18 Nov 2019: Volcanoes and Spices - N-Sulawesi + Halmahera (Indonesia)
17-21 Nov 2019: Krakatau Volcano Special - Krakatau volcano (Indonesia)
17-30 Nov 2019: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
9-17 May 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Random pictures
Dukono volcano
Complex volcano 1185 m (3,888 ft)
Halmahera, Indonesia, 1.68°N / 127.88°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
Dukono webcams / live data | Reports
Dukono volcano books | Tours
Dukono volcano eruptions:
1933-ongoing (as of 2014), 1868(?), 1719, 1550
Typical eruption style:
Explosive and effusive (lava flows)
Last earthquakes nearby
Dukono volcano tours
Volcanoes and Spices (17 days volcano trekking tour to the Molucca Sea: N-Sulawesi, Karangetang and Halmahera)

Latest satellite images
 

Dukono volcano news & eruption updates

Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMISSION TO FL060 EXT SE OBS VA DTG: 06/0230Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Friday Sep 06, 2019 02:45 AM | BY: VN

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 02:31 UTC, 06/09/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190906/0230Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/904
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSION TO FL060 EXT SE
OBS VA DTG: 06/0230Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N0142 E12750 - N0110 E12800 - N0114
E12819 - N0143 E12824 - N0148 E12758 MOV SE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 06/0830Z SFC/FL060 N0141 E12750 - N0149
E12759 - N0146 E12834 - N0110 E12832 - N0118 E12800
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 06/1430Z SFC/FL060 N0140 E12749 - N0117
E12759 - N0110 E12834 - N0147 E12838 - N0149 E12755
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 06/2030Z SFC/FL060 N0141 E12749 - N0149
E12755 - N0146 E12837 - N0112 E12833 - N0117 E12800
RMK: VA CLEARLY SEEN ON SAT IMAGERY EXTENDING TO SE. HEIGHT
AND FORECAST BASED ON SAT IMAGERY, MENADO 05/0000Z SOUNDING
AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190906/0830Z

Previous news
Thursday, Sep 05, 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]
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  5 Sep 2019
Thursday, Sep 05, 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]
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]

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

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.