lava cone (stratovolcano) 1750 m / 5,741 ft
Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea, -6.14°S / 155.2°E
(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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Bagana volcano: news and activity updates
Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL080 EXT 50NM TO SW AT 14/2130Z.
Friday Oct 14, 2016 22:15 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVAU0295 at 21:59 UTC, 14/10/16 from ADRM
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/294
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL080 EXT 50NM TO SW AT
OBS VA DTG: 14/2200Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0646 E15434 - S0701 E15454 - S0607
E15515 - S0602 E15510 MOV SE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 15/0400Z SFC/FL080 S0601 E15512 - S0636
E15423 - S0657 E15449 - S0607 E15515
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 15/1000Z SFC/FL080 S0602 E15513 - S0613
E15421 - S0645 E15434 - S0610 E15516
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 15/1600Z SFC/FL080 S0602 E15513 - S0613
E15420 - S0645 E15434 - S0610 E15516
RMK: VA CLEARLY OBS ON LATEST SATELLITE IMAGERY. HEIGHT AND
FORECAST DERIVED FROM OBS PLUME MOVEMENT ON HIMAWARI-8 VIS
IMAGERY AND EC MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20161015/0400Z
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