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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: VA OBS TO FL100 EXT 45NM TO W AT 17/2030Z.

Friday Mar 17, 2017 21:15 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 17 Mar 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 17 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 20:59 UTC, 17/03/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170317/2100Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/49
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL100 EXT 45NM TO W AT 17/2030Z.
OBS VA DTG: 17/2100Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 S0607 E15513 - S0607 E15508 - S0602
E15502 - S0604 E15451 - S0605 E15447 - S0601 E15427 - S0607
E15419 - S0618 E15429 - S0612 E15455 - S0610 E15513 MOV W
5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/0300Z SFC/FL100 S0606 E15513 - S0604
E15501 - S0609 E15414 - S0629 E15425 - S0619 E15502 - S0610
E15514
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/0900Z SFC/FL100 S0606 E15512 - S0624
E15422 - S0643 E15451 - S0609 E15514
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/1500Z SFC/FL100 S0606 E15512 - S0632
E15433 - S0643 E15502 - S0607 E15514
RMK: VA CLEARLY OBS MOV W ON LATEST SATELLITE IMAGERY.
HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON OBS PLUME MOVEMENT ON
HIMAWARI-8 17/2030Z VISIBLE IMAGERY AND EC AND ACCESS-R
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170318/0300Z

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