lava cone (stratovolcano) 1750 m / 5,741 ft
Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea, -6.14°S / 155.2°E
(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
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Bagana volcano: news and activity updates
Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL080 EXT TO SW OBS VA DTG: 08/0315Z
Wednesday Mar 08, 2017 03:30 AM |
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 8 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVAU0295 at 03:16 UTC, 08/03/17 from ADRM
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/44
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL080 EXT TO SW
OBS VA DTG: 08/0315Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/0915Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/1515Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 08/2115Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA CAN NO LONGER BE DETECTED ON SATELLITE IMAGERY,
POSSIBLE MINOR STEAM/SMOKE EMISSIONS MAY BE CONTINUING.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES
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