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Bagana volcano
lava cone (stratovolcano) 1750 m / 5,741 ft
Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea, -6.14°S / 155.2°E
Current status: restless (2 out of 5)
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Bagana volcano eruptions:
2012, 1972-2011, 1970-71, 1968, 1966-67, 1964-65, 1962-63, 1961, 1959(?)-60, 1953, 1952, 1948-51, 1945-47, 1943, 1939, 1938, 1937, 1909(?), 1908, 1899, 1897, 1894-95, 1883, 1865-83, 1842
Typical eruption style:
explosive
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Bagana volcano: news and activity updates

Fri, 1 May 2020, 11:32
Emissions from Bagana volcano from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin recorded new emissions of ash during the past two months, when the volcano erupted on 29 February 2020. Ash plumes reached 10,000 ft (3,000 m) altitude. Volcanic ash is dispersed towards the northwest.
Thu, 30 Apr 2020, 22:30
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 30 Apr 2020
Sun, 1 Mar 2020, 21:15
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 1 Mar 2020
Sun, 1 Mar 2020, 15:55
Incandescence from Bagana volcano captured by satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin reported explosive activity from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions that reached 5,905 ft (1,800 m) altitude.
Sat, 29 Feb 2020, 21:15
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 29 Feb 2020
 

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