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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 TO WSW AT 25/0020Z.

Sunday Dec 25, 2016 17:00 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 25 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 25 Dec 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0405 at 16:58 UTC, 25/12/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161225/1700Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/389
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL070 TO WSW AT 25/0020Z.
EST VA DTG: 25/1700Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0611 E15418 - S0641 E15426 - S0611
E15516 - S0605 E15513 MOV W 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 25/2300Z SFC/FL070 S0613 E15418 - S0638
E15426 - S0611 E15517 - S0603 E15513
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 26/0500Z SFC/FL070 S0613 E15418 - S0641
E15427 - S0611 E15517 - S0603 E15513
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 26/1100Z SFC/FL070 S0609 E15418 - S0639
E15426 - S0611 E15516 - S0604 E15513
RMK: VA CURRENTLY UNIDENTIFIABLE IN SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO
MET CLOUD; HOWEVER, VA STILL EXPECTED IN AREA. HEIGHT AND
FORECAST BASED ON SATELLITE IMAGERY AND MODEL DATA.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20161225/2300Z

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