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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
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Explosive and effusive (lava flows)
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Dukono Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070. to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Saturday Sep 28, 2019 11:15 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 28 Sep 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 28 Sep 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 5 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 11:04 UTC, 28/09/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190928/1110Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/999
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, GROUND REPORT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070.
OBS VA DTG: 28/1110Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0140 E12758 - N0204 E12801 - N0206
E12738 - N0146 E12729 - N0136 E12751 MOV NW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 28/1710Z SFC/FL070 N0138 E12751 - N0147
E12730 - N0207 E12739 - N0206 E12802 - N0149 E12801 - N0140
E12757
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 28/2310Z SFC/FL070 N0138 E12751 - N0141
E12757 - N0149 E12802 - N0207 E12802 - N0207 E12740 - N0147
E12730
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 29/0510Z SFC/FL070 N0138 E12751 - N0147
E12730 - N0207 E12741 - N0206 E12802 - N0149 E12802 - N0140
E12757
RMK: VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD
HOWEVER ERUPTION IS LIKELY ONGOING. VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, GAMAR MALAMO AIRPORT GRND
REPORT AND MODEL GUIDANCE. LOW CONFIDENCE IN FCST DUE TO
WEAK AND VARIABLE WINDS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190928/1710Z

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