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lava cone (stratovolcano) 1750 m / 5,741 ft
Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea, -6.14°S / 155.2°E
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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
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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)
Sat, 29 Feb 2020, 21:15
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 29 Feb 2020
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