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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

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.
Previous news
Wed, 7 Nov 2012, 11:05
SO2 plume from Bagana on 7 Nov 2012 (NOAA)
A strong SO2 plume is visible on today's NOOA image, suggesting elevated activity at the volcano. ... read all
Mon, 22 Oct 2012, 10:05
Strong SO2 emissions are visible from Bagana. ... read all
Tue, 9 Oct 2012, 09:31
An SO2 plume is visible today from the volcano. ... read all
Sat, 6 Oct 2012, 10:05
SO2 plume from Bagana on 6 Oct 2012 (NOAA)
Elevated SO2 emissions are often visible from Bagana such as today. ... read all
Wed, 3 Oct 2012, 09:02
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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