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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 40NM TO NE AT 11/2220Z.

Sunday Dec 11, 2016 23:00 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 11 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 11 Dec 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 22:56 UTC, 11/12/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161211/2300Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/374
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL070 EXT 40NM TO NE AT
11/2220Z.
OBS VA DTG: 11/2300Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0603 E15433 - S0610 E15513 - S0607
E15514 - S0544 E15438 MOV NE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/0500Z SFC/FL070 S0621 E15453 - S0614
E15522 - S0558 E15518 - S0554 E15450
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/1100Z SFC/FL070 S0600 E15451 - S0622
E15455 - S0614 E15522 - S0558 E15518
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/1700Z SFC/FL070 S0623 E15457 - S0613
E15522 - S0558 E15518 - S0601 E15451
RMK: ASH CLEARLY SEEN ON VISIBLE SATELLITE IMAGERY,
THEREFORE OBS POLYGON CONFIDENCE IS HIGH. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
MODEL FORECAST WINDS RESULT IN LOW CONFIDENCE IN FORECAST
POLYGONS. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON SATELLITE IMAGERY AND
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20161212/0500Z

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