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

Bagana volcano (Papua New Guinea) activity update: occasional small ash eruptions

Thu, 8 Mar 2012, 07:21
07:21 AM | BY: T
Darwin VAAC reported that on 7 March an ash plume from Bagana rose to an altitude of 2.4 km (8,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted 37 km SW.
Previous news
Thu, 3 Jun 2010, 05:44
Based on satellite data, Bagana volcano produced small ash clouds rising to 3 km (10,000 ft) and drifting 30-185 km SW and W on 26-28 May. ... read all
Thu, 13 Aug 2009, 07:30
It was reported that during 10-11 August diffuse ash plumes from Bagana rose to an altitude of 3 km. ... read all
Thu, 6 Mar 2008, 13:20
Based on satellite imagery and information from RVO, Bagana volcano has been producing small ash explosions since 3 March. ... read all
Fri, 7 Apr 2006, 11:10
During the past weeks, Bagana volcano remained weakly active, with small strombolian activity and a lava flow traveling down on its SSW flank. On 27 March an ash cloud was emitted. ... read all

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