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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
Typical eruption style:
explosive
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Bagana volcano: news and activity updates

Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: WEAK CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS LAST OBS TO FL080 EXTD SW

Tuesday Mar 07, 2017 15:15 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  7 Mar 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 7 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 15:13 UTC, 07/03/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170307/1515Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/42
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: WEAK CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS LAST OBS TO
FL080 EXTD SW
EST VA DTG: 07/1515Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0607 E15444 - S0608 E15412 - S0640
E15418 - S0623 E15450 - S0609 E15513 - S0607 E15511 MOV SW
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/2115Z SFC/FL080 S0604 E15413 - S0640
E15420 - S0609 E15513 - S0607 E15512
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/0315Z SFC/FL080 S0557 E15412 - S0633
E15419 - S0609 E15513 - S0606 E15512
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 08/0915Z SFC/FL080 S0559 E15411 - S0636
E15421 - S0609 E15513 - S0606 E15512
RMK: VA CURRENTLY UNIDENTIFABLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO
DARKNESS; HOWEVER, VA STILL EXPECTED IN AREA. HEIGHT AND
MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 06/0650Z IMAGERY AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170307/2115Z

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