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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: normal or dormant (1 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: news and activity updates

Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA PLUME LAST OBSERVED TO FL070 FROM SATELLITE AT 28/0100Z

Friday Oct 28, 2016 14:45 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 28 Oct 2016
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 28 Oct 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 14:31 UTC, 28/10/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161028/1435Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/320
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA PLUME LAST OBSERVED TO FL070 FROM
SATELLITE AT 28/0100Z
OBS VA DTG: 28/1435Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0610 E15428 - S0611 E15513 - S0607
E15515 - S0541 E15435 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 28/2035Z SFC/FL070 S0603 E15426 - S0612
E15514 - S0606 E15515 - S0535 E15439
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 29/0235Z SFC/FL070 S0611 E15423 - S0612
E15514 - S0608 E15516 - S0541 E15434
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 29/0835Z SFC/FL070 S0613 E15514 - S0607
E15516 - S0542 E15434 - S0616 E15425
RMK: VA CURRENTLY UNIDENTIFIABLE DUE TO DARKNESS. VA HEIGHT
AND FORECAST MOVEMENT BASED ON 28/0100Z SATELLITE IMAGERY,
MODEL SOUNDING AND ACCESS-R BASED HYSPLIT MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20161028/2035Z

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