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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: restless (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
Typical eruption style:
explosive
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Bagana volcano: news and activity updates

Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS TO FL080 OBS VA DTG: 04/0515Z

Sunday Dec 04, 2016 05:15 AM |

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

FVAU0295 at 05:11 UTC, 04/12/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161204/0515Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/347
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS TO FL080
OBS VA DTG: 04/0515Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0605 E15513 - S0610 E15450 - S0621
E15455 - S0609 E15515 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/1115Z SFC/FL080 S0611 E15444 - S0625
E15450 - S0609 E15515 - S0605 E15513
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/1715Z SFC/FL080 S0605 E15513 - S0614
E15430 - S0632 E15438 - S0609 E15515
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 04/2315Z SFC/FL080 S0605 E15513 - S0614
E15430 - S0632 E15438 - S0609 E15515
RMK: HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 04/0450Z
IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20161204/1115Z

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