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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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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 EMISSIONS TO FL080 EXT W/SW LAST OBS 15/0120Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Saturday Feb 15, 2020 07:00 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 15 Feb 2020
Satellite image of Dukono volcano on 15 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 06:45 UTC, 15/02/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200215/0655Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: DUKONO 268010
PSN: N0141 E12753
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1335M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/171
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL080 EXT W/SW
LAST OBS 15/0120Z
OBS VA DTG: 15/0655Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N0140 E12757 - N0049 E12615 - N0155
E12603 - N0155 E12706 - N0145 E12756 MOV SW 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 15/1255Z SFC/FL080 N0139 E12757 - N0049
E12614 - N0153 E12602 - N0152 E12710 - N0145 E12755
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 15/1855Z SFC/FL080 N0140 E12757 - N0049
E12614 - N0159 E12603 - N0159 E12727 - N0145 E12756
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 16/0055Z SFC/FL080 N0139 E12757 - N0031
E12620 - N0150 E12604 - N0144 E12756
RMK: VA CURRENTLY OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD ON 15/0630Z
SATELLITE DATA, HOWEVER VA IS STILL EXPECTED IN THE AREA. VA
HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200215/1255Z

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