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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 EMSSIONS TO FL100 OBS VA DTG: 25/0531Z

Wednesday Jan 25, 2017 05:45 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 05:40 UTC, 25/01/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170125/0531Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/16
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMSSIONS TO FL100
OBS VA DTG: 25/0531Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 S0607 E15506 - S0640 E15530 - S0619
E15548 - S0602 E15511 MOV SE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 25/1131Z SFC/FL100 S0605 E15507 - S0623
E15502 - S0648 E15506 - S0634 E15535 - S0604 E15513
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 25/1731Z SFC/FL100 S0604 E15516 - S0605
E15507 - S0647 E15458 - S0640 E15531
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 25/2331Z SFC/FL100 S0605 E15514 - S0606
E15509 - S0614 E15502 - S0644 E15500 - S0644 E15530 - S0621
E15525
RMK: VA CURRENTLY UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO
MET CLOUD; HOWEVER STILL EXPECTED IN AREA. HEIGHT TO FL100
BASED ON IR TEMPERATURE. FORECAAST DERIVED FROM ACCESS-R
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170125/1131Z

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