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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 TO FL060 OBS VA DTG: 20/1800Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Monday Jan 20, 2020 18:15 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 20 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 20 Jan 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 and is moving at 20 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 18:01 UTC, 20/01/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200120/1800Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/65
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL060
OBS VA DTG: 20/1800Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N0142 E12758 - S0106 E12626 - S0008
E12506 - N0147 E12752 MOV SW 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/0000Z SFC/FL060 N0143 E12758 - S0106
E12627 - S0007 E12507 - N0147 E12751
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/0600Z SFC/FL060 N0143 E12758 - S0106
E12627 - S0007 E12506 - N0148 E12751
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 21/1200Z SFC/FL060 N0143 E12757 - S0107
E12627 - S0006 E12504 - N0149 E12751
RMK: VA CURRENTLY NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SATELLITE DUE
TO MET CLOUD, HOWEVER ASH STILL EXPECTED IN AREA. VA HEIGHT
AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, MENADO 20/1200Z
SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200121/0000Z

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