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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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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
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explosive
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Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMMISSIONS TO FL100 OBS VA DTG: 18/2020Z

Wed, 18 Jan 2017, 21:00
21:00 PM |
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 18 Jan 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 18 Jan 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 20:47 UTC, 18/01/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170118/2040Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/8
INFO SOURCE: HW8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMMISSIONS TO FL100
OBS VA DTG: 18/2020Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 S0608 E15511 - S0615 E15513 - S0623
E15514 - S0626 E15516 - S0623 E15527 - S0618 E15530 - S0613
E15521 - S0611 E15516 - S0607 E15512 MOV SE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/0240Z SFC/FL100 S0607 E15511 - S0627
E15514 - S0626 E15524 - S0619 E15531 - S0606 E15512
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/0840Z SFC/FL100 S0607 E15510 - S0629
E15516 - S0627 E15527 - S0617 E15534 - S0606 E15512
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/1440Z SFC/FL100 S0607 E15510 - S0629
E15518 - S0627 E15527 - S0617 E15534 - S0606 E15512
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH. VA CLEARLY OBS ON VIS SAT IMAGERY
EXTENDING TO SE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170119/0240Z

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