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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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explosive
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Bagana volcano: news and activity updates

Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL080 EXTD SW OBS VA DTG: 06/2115Z

Monday Mar 06, 2017 21:30 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  6 Mar 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 6 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 21:15 UTC, 06/03/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170306/2115Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/39
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL080 EXTD SW
OBS VA DTG: 06/2115Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0615 E15452 - S0606 E15439 - S0612
E15408 - S0631 E15415 - S0622 E15439 - S0623 E15455 - S0609
E15513 - S0607 E15512 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/0315Z SFC/FL080 S0623 E15413 - S0650
E15431 - S0609 E15513 - S0607 E15512
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 07/0915Z SFC/FL080 S0623 E15414 - S0650
E15431 - S0609 E15513 - S0607 E15512
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 07/1515Z SFC/FL080 S0623 E15413 - S0650
E15432 - S0609 E15513 - S0607 E15512
RMK: MINOR VA EMISSION OBS ON SAT TOWARDS SW. HEIGHT AND
MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 06/2050Z IMAGERY AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170307/0315Z

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