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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 OBS VA DTG: 23/1140Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Thu, 23 Jan 2020, 11:45
11:45 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 23 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 23 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 SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 11:32 UTC, 23/01/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200123/1140Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/76
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070
OBS VA DTG: 23/1140Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0151 E12745 - N0150 E12804 - N0139
E12806 - N0054 E12745 - N0118 E12708 MOV SW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 23/1740Z SFC/FL070 N0140 E12805 - N0058
E12735 - N0108 E12701 - N0135 E12704 - N0155 E12738 - N0154
E12801
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 23/2340Z SFC/FL070 N0138 E12759 - N0110
E12712 - N0132 E12659 - N0159 E12716 - N0150 E12757
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 24/0540Z SFC/FL070 N0147 E12757 - N0135
E12758 - N0107 E12705 - N0135 E12652 - N0157 E12713
RMK: VA PARTIALLY DISCERNIBLE ON LATEST SATELLITE IMAGERY
CLOSE TO VOLCANO IN ALL DIRECTIONS. HEIGHT AND FORECAST
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE. LOW
CONFIDENCE IN FCST DUE TO WEAK AND VARIABLE NEAR SUMMIT.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200123/1740Z

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