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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 FL070 EXT TO W AT 09/2200Z OBS VA DTG: 09/2230Z

Friday Dec 09, 2016 22:30 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  9 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 9 Dec 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 22:25 UTC, 09/12/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161209/2230Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/365
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL070 EXT TO W AT 09/2200Z
OBS VA DTG: 09/2230Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0603 E15500 - S0609 E15459 - S0610
E15513 - S0608 E15513 MOV W 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/0430Z SFC/FL070 S0555 E15449 - S0613
E15445 - S0612 E15512 - S0607 E15513
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/1030Z SFC/FL070 S0555 E15449 - S0613
E15445 - S0612 E15512 - S0607 E15513
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/1630Z SFC/FL070 S0555 E15449 - S0613
E15445 - S0612 E15513 - S0607 E15514
RMK: LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS RESULT IN LOW CONFIDENCE IN
EXTD FORECAST. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON SATELLITE
IMAGERY AND MODEL DATA.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20161210/0400Z

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