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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
Typical eruption style:
Explosive and effusive (lava flows)
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Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL060. to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Tuesday Sep 17, 2019 09:00 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 17 Sep 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 17 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 10 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 08:46 UTC, 17/09/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190917/0846Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/951
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL060.
OBS VA DTG: 17/0846Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N0140 E12755 - N0154 E12819 - N0211
E12831 - N0217 E12814 - N0209 E12803 - N0156 E12753 - N0141
E12750 MOV NE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/1446Z SFC/FL060 N0139 E12755 - N0141
E12746 - N0219 E12751 - N0213 E12820 - N0158 E12812
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/2046Z SFC/FL060 N0139 E12758 - N0212
E12810 - N0215 E12737 - N0140 E12744
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/0246Z SFC/FL060 N0138 E12759 - N0140
E12744 - N0210 E12737 - N0206 E12807
RMK: VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY,
MENADO 17/0000Z SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS T+12HRS LEAD TO LOW CONFIDENCE IN FORECAST.
PREVIOUS ADVISORY AMENDED DUE TO ASH EXTENDING FURTHER N.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190917/1446Z

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