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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: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 OBS VA DTG: 02/1640Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Wednesday Oct 02, 2019 16:45 PM | BY: VN

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 16:34 UTC, 02/10/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191002/1640Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/1017
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070
OBS VA DTG: 02/1640Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0138 E12752 - N0142 E12756 - N0217
E12726 - N0157 E12709 MOV NW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/2240Z SFC/FL070 N0142 E12758 - N0136
E12752 - N0147 E12709 - N0216 E12720 - N0204 E12755
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/0440Z SFC/FL070 N0136 E12801 - N0152
E12802 - N0203 E12739 - N0141 E12724 - N0129 E12741
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/1040Z SFC/FL070 N0131 E12801 - N0124
E12738 - N0137 E12725 - N0157 E12741 - N0147 E12804
RMK: VA PARTIALLY DISCERNIBLE ON LATEST RGB SATELLITE
IMAGERY EXT NW. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8
02/1620Z IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE. LOW CONFIDENCE IN FCST
BEYOND T+6HRS DUE TO LIGHT AND VRB WINDS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20191002/2240Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  2 Oct 2019
Wednesday, Oct 02, 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. ... [more]
Tuesday, Oct 01, 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 . ... [more]
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  1 Oct 2019
Tuesday, Oct 01, 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 . ... [more]
Monday, Sep 30, 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 10 kts in W direction. ... [more]
Monday, Sep 30, 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 . ... [more]

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