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lava cone (stratovolcano) 1750 m / 5,741 ft
Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea, -6.14°S / 155.2°ECurrent status
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Bagana volcano: news and activity updates
Bagana volcano (Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea): new eruption
Friday May 01, 2020 11:32 AM | BY: MARTIN
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.
Sunday, Mar 01, 2020
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)
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