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lava cone (stratovolcano) 1750 m / 5,741 ft
Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea, -6.14°S / 155.2°ECurrent status
: normal or dormant
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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, 1842Typical eruption style:
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Bagana volcano: news and activity updates
Bagana volcano (Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea) activity update
Thursday Dec 13, 2012 07:23 AM | BY: T
Ash emissions occurred this morning, as ground reports from Arawa town indicated to VAAC Darwin.
Wednesday, Nov 07, 2012
A strong SO2 plume is visible on today's NOOA image, suggesting elevated activity at the volcano.
Monday, Oct 22, 2012
Strong SO2 emissions are visible from Bagana.
Tuesday, Oct 09, 2012
An SO2 plume is visible today from the volcano.
Saturday, Oct 06, 2012
Elevated SO2 emissions are often visible from Bagana such as today.
Wednesday, Oct 03, 2012
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.
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