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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: MINOR VA EMISSIONS TO FL100 EXT TO ESE OBS VA DTG: 25/2130Z

Saturday Feb 25, 2017 21:45 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 25 Feb 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 25 Feb 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 21:30 UTC, 25/02/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170225/2130Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/28
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: MINOR VA EMISSIONS TO FL100 EXT TO ESE
OBS VA DTG: 25/2130Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 S0608 E15511 - S0623 E15525 - S0630
E15546 - S0612 E15551 - S0607 E15511 MOV SE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 26/0330Z SFC/FL100 S0609 E15511 - S0622
E15548 - S0605 E15551 - S0607 E15511
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 26/0930Z SFC/FL100 S0609 E15511 - S0619
E15549 - S0603 E15551 - S0607 E15511
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 26/1530Z SFC/FL100 S0609 E15511 - S0615
E15551 - S0558 E15550 - S0607 E15511
RMK: WEAK EMISSIONS OF ASH/SMOKE EXT TO ESE. HEIGHT AND
MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 25/2110Z IMAGERY AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170226/0330Z

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