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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 FL060 EXTD SW OBS VA DTG: 22/2340Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Wednesday Jan 22, 2020 23:45 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 22 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 22 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 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 23:37 UTC, 22/01/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200122/2340Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/74
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL060 EXTD SW
OBS VA DTG: 22/2340Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N0141 E12756 - N0009 E12726 - N0019
E12640 - N0114 E12659 - N0145 E12753 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 23/0540Z SFC/FL060 N0141 E12756 - N0020
E12743 - N0030 E12644 - N0120 E12707 - N0145 E12752
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 23/1140Z SFC/FL060 N0147 E12754 - N0144
E12800 - N0050 E12752 - N0102 E12710 - N0142 E12730
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 23/1740Z SFC/FL060 N0140 E12757 - N0050
E12716 - N0153 E12655 - N0145 E12756
RMK: VA IDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST VISIBLE IMAGERY MOVING TO
SOUTHWEST. VA HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8
IMAGERY, MENADO 22/1200Z SOUNDING, CVGHM GRND REPORT, AND
MODEL GUIDANCE. LOW CONFIDENCE IN FORECAST FROM T+6 DUE TO
WINDS BECOMING WEAK AND VARIABLE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200123/0540Z

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