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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: erupting (4 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
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Bagana volcano: news and activity updates

Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS EXT 35NM TO W AT 03/2310Z OBS VA DTG: 03/2345Z

Friday Mar 03, 2017 23:45 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  3 Mar 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 3 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 23:39 UTC, 03/03/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170303/2345Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/30
INFO SOURCE: HIMWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS EXT 35NM TO W AT 03/2310Z
OBS VA DTG: 03/2345Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0604 E15435 - S0620 E15436 - S0620
E15436 - S0611 E15514 - S0606 E15513 MOV W 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/0545Z SFC/FL070 S0603 E15435 - S0620
E15436 - S0611 E15514 - S0606 E15513
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/1145Z SFC/FL070 S0603 E15435 - S0620
E15435 - S0611 E15514 - S0606 E15513
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 04/1745Z SFC/FL070 S0602 E15436 - S0620
E15436 - S0611 E15514 - S0605 E15513
RMK: VA OBSERVED IN VISIBLE SATELLITE IMAGERY MOVING TO W.
PLUME HEIGHT AND FORECATS MOVEMENT BASED ON SATELLITE
IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170304/0545Z

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