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lava cone (stratovolcano) 1750 m / 5,741 ft
Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea, -6.14°S / 155.2°E
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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 (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.
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
It was reported that during 10-11 August diffuse ash plumes from Bagana rose to an altitude of 3 km. ... read all
Based on satellite imagery and information from RVO, Bagana volcano has been producing small ash explosions since 3 March. ... read all
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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