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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 OBSERVED TO FL070 EXT 80NM W AT 03/2020Z.

Thursday Nov 03, 2016 20:45 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  3 Nov 2016
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 3 Nov 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 20:43 UTC, 03/11/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161103/2040Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/326
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA PLUME OBSERVED TO FL070 EXT 80NM W AT
03/2020Z.
OBS VA DTG: 03/2040Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0625 E15352 - S0610 E15513 - S0606
E15513 - S0553 E15352 MOV W 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/0240Z SFC/FL070 S0632 E15356 - S0611
E15514 - S0606 E15513 - S0559 E15353
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/0840Z SFC/FL070 S0633 E15418 - S0611
E15515 - S0605 E15514 - S0600 E15412
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 04/1440Z SFC/FL070 S0633 E15418 - S0612
E15514 - S0605 E15513 - S0601 E15413
RMK: VA PLUME OBSERVED FROM VIS SATELLITE IMAGERY. HEIGHT
AND MOVEMENT DERIVED FROM SAT IMAGERY AND MODEL DATA.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20161104/0240Z

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