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lava cone (stratovolcano) 1750 m / 5,741 ft
Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea, -6.14°S / 155.2°E
(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:
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| Landsat 8
Bagana volcano: news and activity updates
Bagana volcano (Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea) activity update
Thu, 13 Dec 2012, 07:23
07:23 AM | BY: T
Ash emissions occurred this morning, as ground reports from Arawa town indicated to VAAC Darwin.
A strong SO2 plume is visible on today's NOOA image, suggesting elevated activity at the volcano. ... read all
Strong SO2 emissions are visible from Bagana. ... read all
An SO2 plume is visible today from the volcano. ... read all
Elevated SO2 emissions are often visible from Bagana such as today. ... read all
Bagana had an explosive eruption earlier today. An ash plume rising to 14,000 ft (4.3 km) and extending 35 nautical miles (ca. 65 km) NW was observed at 21:32 GMT time 2 Oct. ... read all
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