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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 AT 15/2030Z EXT TO NE.

Thursday Dec 15, 2016 21:30 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 15 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 15 Dec 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 21:14 UTC, 15/12/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161215/2115Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/379
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL070 AT 15/2030Z EXT TO NE.
OBS VA DTG: 15/2115Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0604 E15508 - S0611 E15511 - S0608
E15534 - S0607 E15536 - S0548 E15601 - S0531 E15548 MOV NE
5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/0315Z SFC/FL070 S0611 E15537 - S0600
E15556 - S0539 E15552 - S0602 E15510 - S0610 E15510
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/0915Z SFC/FL070 S0612 E15600 - S0544
E15557 - S0602 E15510 - S0610 E15510
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 16/1515Z SFC/FL070 S0612 E15600 - S0544
E15557 - S0602 E15510 - S0610 E15510
RMK: VA DISCERNIBLE AND MOVING NE. VA HEIGHT AND FORECAST
MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20161216/0315Z

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