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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 NNW OBS VA DTG: 18/1415Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Wednesday Sep 18, 2019 14:15 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 18 Sep 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 18 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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 14:13 UTC, 18/09/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190918/1415Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/956
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL060 EXT TO NNW
OBS VA DTG: 18/1415Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N0142 E12756 - N0200 E12753 - N0205
E12735 - N0147 E12729 - N0141 E12735 - N0138 E12754 MOV NW
5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/2015Z SFC/FL060 N0138 E12754 - N0132
E12741 - N0139 E12726 - N0202 E12728 - N0144 E12755
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/0215Z SFC/FL060 N0138 E12754 - N0144
E12755 - N0202 E12729 - N0140 E12726 - N0139 E12726 - N0131
E12741
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/0815Z SFC/FL060 N0142 E12757 - N0132
E12754 - N0132 E12740 - N0147 E12735 - N0147 E12754
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 20190918/2015Z

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