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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 OBS TO FL100 EXT 17NM TO SW AT 02/2140Z.

Friday Dec 02, 2016 22:15 PM |

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

FVAU0295 at 22:05 UTC, 02/12/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161202/2205Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/342
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL100 EXT 17NM TO SW AT
02/2140Z.
OBS VA DTG: 02/2205Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 S0605 E15510 - S0610 E15455 - S0617
E15455 - S0617 E15504 - S0608 E15516 MOV SW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/0405Z SFC/FL100 S0606 E15417 - S0634
E15427 - S0621 E15501 - S0609 E15516 - S0604 E15513
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/1005Z SFC/FL100 S0603 E15513 - S0603
E15416 - S0633 E15421 - S0609 E15516
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/1605Z SFC/FL100 S0603 E15513 - S0615
E15417 - S0641 E15426 - S0609 E15516
RMK: VA CLEARLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY MOV TO WSW. HEIGHT
AND FORECAST BASED ON OBS PLUME MOVEMENT ON HIMAWARI-8 VIS
IMAGERY AND ACCESS-G MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20161203/0405Z

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Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  4 Nov 2016
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Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  3 Nov 2016
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