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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070, LAST OBS AT 03/0130Z EXT NE. to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Friday Jan 03, 2020 10:45 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on  3 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 3 Jan 2020
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 SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 10:42 UTC, 03/01/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200103/1042Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/10
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070, LAST OBS
AT 03/0130Z EXT NE.
OBS VA DTG: 03/1030Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0143 E12747 - N0147 E12756 - N0131
E12824 - N0109 E12813 - N0115 E12748 MOV SE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/1630Z SFC/FL070 N0144 E12755 - N0119
E12823 - N0059 E12756 - N0114 E12730 - N0143 E12749
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/2230Z SFC/FL070 N0144 E12752 - N0142
E12757 - N0058 E12758 - N0059 E12728 - N0129 E12717
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 04/0430Z SFC/FL070 N0143 E12753 - N0140
E12756 - N0101 E12740 - N0108 E12712 - N0137 E12717
RMK: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO
MET CLOUD, HOWEVER ERUPTION EXPECTED TO BE ONGOING. VA
HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, 02/2357Z
VONA & MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200103/1630Z

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