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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: restless (2 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 VA EMISSIONS TO FL090 OBS VA DTG: 08/0845Z

Sun, 8 Jan 2017, 08:45
08:45 AM |
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  8 Jan 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 8 Jan 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 08:41 UTC, 08/01/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170108/0845Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/7
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL090
OBS VA DTG: 08/0845Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL090 250/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/1445Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/2045Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/0245Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA HAS NOT BEEN IDENTIFIED ON SAT IMAGERY FOR OVER 24
HOURS, NO OTHER INFORMATION SOURCES INDICATE AN ONGOING
ERUPTION. ADVISORY TERMNIATED DUE TO LACK OF REPORTS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news
Thu, 29 Dec 2016, 18:42
Heat signal from Bagana volcano (MIROVA)
The volcano's activity has decreased, judging from the decrease in heat emission, although minor ash emissions continue to be frequently observed on satellite imagery. read all
 

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