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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 EMISSIONS TO FL080 EXT SW LAST OBS 11/0010Z. to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Wednesday Feb 12, 2020 10:30 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 12 Feb 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 12 Feb 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 and is moving at 15 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 10:28 UTC, 12/02/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200212/1028Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/159
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL080 EXT SW
LAST OBS 11/0010Z.
OBS VA DTG: 12/1030Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N0140 E12756 - S0043 E12653 - N0021
E12528 - N0145 E12753 MOV SW 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/1630Z SFC/FL080 N0139 E12755 - S0036
E12647 - N0024 E12527 - N0147 E12750
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/2230Z SFC/FL080 N0141 E12756 - S0029
E12636 - N0036 E12515 - N0147 E12749
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/0430Z SFC/FL080 N0137 E12757 - S0024
E12625 - N0057 E12506 - N0149 E12754
RMK: VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO
PRESENCE OF MET CLOUD. ERUPTION EXPECTED TO BE ONGOING.
HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 11/0010Z IMAGERY,
MENADO 12/0000Z SOUNDING, 11/2237Z GROUND REPORT AND
CONSENSUS MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200212/1630Z

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