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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 FL070 LAST OBS AT 02/0840Z EXT TO NW. to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Thursday Jan 02, 2020 16:30 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 N direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 16:27 UTC, 02/01/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200102/1630Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/7
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL070 LAST OBS AT 02/0840Z EXT TO
NW.
OBS VA DTG: 02/1630Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0141 E12749 - N0203 E12737 - N0214
E12805 - N0155 E12817 - N0139 E12757 MOV N 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/2230Z SFC/FL070 N0138 E12757 - N0142
E12748 - N0210 E12756 - N0200 E12822 - N0141 E12816
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/0430Z SFC/FL070 N0138 E12746 - N0148
E12746 - N0201 E12814 - N0140 E12824 - N0124 E12803
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/1030Z SFC/FL070 N0139 E12746 - N0148
E12747 - N0153 E12819 - N0130 E12823 - N0121 E12802
RMK: VA CURRENTLY NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE
TO MET CLOUD, HOWEVER ASH STILL EXPECTED IN AREA. LIGHT
WINDS CREATING LOW CONFIDENCE IN FCST. VA HEIGHT AND
FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, MENADO 02/1200Z
SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200102/2230Z

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