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lava cone (stratovolcano) 1750 m / 5,741 ft
Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea, -6.14°S / 155.2°E
: normal or dormant
(1 out of 5)
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:
Bagana volcano: news and activity updates
Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA NO LONGER OBSERVED IN SATELLITE IMAGERY OBS VA DTG: 27/0910Z
Tue, 27 Sep 2016, 09:15
09:15 AM |
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 27 Sep 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVAU0190 at 09:04 UTC, 27/09/16 from ADRM
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/266
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI 8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA NO LONGER OBSERVED IN SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 27/0910Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 27/1510Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 27/2110Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 28/0310Z NO VA EXP
RMK: ADVISORY TERMINATEED DUE TO LACK OF REPORTS
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES
Low-level ash emissions occur at the volcano, producing a plume at estimated 7,000 ft (2.1 km) altitude drifting west from the volcano. ... read all
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