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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: CONTINUOUS VA EMMISIONS TO FL080 EXT 30NM S AT 05/2330Z

Sunday Nov 06, 2016 00:15 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 00:02 UTC, 06/11/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161106/0000Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/333
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMMISIONS TO FL080 EXT 30NM
S AT 05/2330Z
OBS VA DTG: 06/0000Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0622 E15455 - S0630 E15502 - S0630
E15515 - S0606 E15513 - S0606 E15510 MOV S 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 06/0600Z SFC/FL080 S0634 E15527 - S0615
E15538 - S0604 E15512 - S0607 E15509
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 06/1200Z SFC/FL080 S0640 E15529 - S0617
E15546 - S0604 E15512 - S0607 E15509
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 06/1800Z SFC/FL080 S0640 E15532 - S0612
E15547 - S0603 E15512 - S0607 E15509
RMK: MINOR VA OBS TO FL080 EXT TO S. WINDS LIGHT REDUCING
LONG TERM FCST CONFIDENCE. VA HEIGHT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8
05/2330Z VIS IMAGERY, MOVEMENT ON MODEL SOUNDING AND ACCESS
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20161106/0600Z

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