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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: WEAK STEAM EMISSIONS OBSERVED OBS VA DTG: 02/2130Z

Sunday Oct 02, 2016 21:45 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  2 Oct 2016
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 2 Oct 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 21:30 UTC, 02/10/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161002/2130Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/284
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: WEAK STEAM EMISSIONS OBSERVED
OBS VA DTG: 02/2130Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL080 080/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/0330Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/0930Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/1530Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE IN MORNING SATELLITE IMAGERY, ONLY
WEAK STEAM EMISSIONS OBSERVED. VA EXPECTED TO HAVE
DISSIPATED. ADVISORY TERMINATED. WINDS BASED ON MODEL DATA.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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