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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: VA TO FL060 EXT TO NW LAST OBS AT 18/0210Z. to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Wednesday Sep 18, 2019 08:15 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 NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 08:09 UTC, 18/09/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190918/0815Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/955
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL060 EXT TO NW LAST OBS AT
18/0210Z.
OBS VA DTG: 18/0815Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N0140 E12756 - N0205 E12755 - N0212
E12725 - N0151 E12730 - N0137 E12746 MOV NW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/1415Z SFC/FL060 N0138 E12754 - N0141
E12735 - N0147 E12722 - N0206 E12730 - N0154 E12750 - N0142
E12756
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/2015Z SFC/FL060 N0138 E12754 - N0144
E12755 - N0202 E12728 - N0139 E12726 - N0137 E12739
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/0215Z SFC/FL060 N0138 E12754 - N0137
E12738 - N0139 E12726 - N0140 E12726 - N0202 E12729 - N0144
E12755
RMK: VA CURRENTLY NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET
CLOUD, HOWEVER ASH STILL EXPECTED IN AREA. VA HEIGHT AND
MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS CREATE A LOW CONFIDENCE IN
FORECAST.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190918/1415Z

Previous news
Tuesday, Sep 17, 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 N direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 17 Sep 2019
Tuesday, Sep 17, 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]
Monday, Sep 16, 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 N direction. ... [more]
Monday, Sep 16, 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 NE direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 16 Sep 2019
Monday, Sep 16, 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 . ... [more]

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