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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: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS EXT TO S OBS VA DTG: 21/2245Z

Wednesday Dec 21, 2016 23:00 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 21 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 21 Dec 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0405 at 22:41 UTC, 21/12/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161221/2245Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/384
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS EXT TO S
OBS VA DTG: 21/2245Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0704 E15459 - S0704 E15523 - S0606
E15513 - S0607 E15511 MOV S 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 22/0445Z SFC/FL080 S0712 E15454 - S0713
E15528 - S0606 E15513 - S0606 E15511
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 22/1045Z SFC/FL080 S0606 E15511 - S0712
E15455 - S0712 E15528 - S0606 E15513
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 22/1645Z SFC/FL080 S0707 E15516 - S0654
E15550 - S0606 E15513 - S0607 E15511
RMK: MINOR ASH/SMOKE EMISSIONS OBS ON SAT IMAGERY. HEIGHT
AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 21/2220Z IMAGERY AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20161222/0445Z

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