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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
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explosive
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Bagana volcano: news and activity updates

Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL080 EXT 25NM TO SW AT 29/2130Z OBS VA DTG: 29/2200Z

Thu, 29 Sep 2016, 22:00
22:00 PM |
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 29 Sep 2016
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 29 Sep 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 21:55 UTC, 29/09/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20160929/2200Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/272
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL080 EXT 25NM TO SW AT 29/2130Z
OBS VA DTG: 29/2200Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0602 E15431 - S0630 E15439 - S0610
E15514 - S0606 E15513 MOV SW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 30/0400Z SFC/FL080 S0602 E15431 - S0630
E15439 - S0610 E15514 - S0606 E15513
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 30/1000Z SFC/FL080 S0602 E15431 - S0630
E15439 - S0610 E15514 - S0606 E15513
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 30/1600Z SFC/FL080 S0602 E15431 - S0630
E15439 - S0610 E15514 - S0606 E15513
RMK: VA DISCERNIBLE AND MOVING SW. VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20160930/0400Z

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