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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) 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 FL080 EXTD NW OBS VA DTG: 17/1630Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Thu, 17 Oct 2019, 16:30
16:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 17 Oct 2019
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 17 Oct 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 and is moving at 10 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 16:24 UTC, 17/10/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191017/1630Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/1079
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL080 EXTD NW
OBS VA DTG: 17/1630Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N0138 E12753 - N0142 E12756 - N0221
E12728 - N0236 E12644 - N0149 E12632 MOV NW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/2230Z SFC/FL080 N0143 E12755 - N0139
E12755 - N0138 E12633 - N0225 E12642
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/0430Z SFC/FL080 N0143 E12756 - N0214
E12638 - N0130 E12635 - N0138 E12756
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/1030Z SFC/FL080 N0144 E12756 - N0138
E12756 - N0130 E12635 - N0214 E12638
RMK: VA PARTIALLY DISCERNIBLE ON SAT IMG DUE TO WEAK SIGNALS
AND PARTIAL OBSCURATION BY MET CLOUD. HEIGHT AND FCST BASED
ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, MENADO 17/1200Z SOUNDING AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20191017/2230Z

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