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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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Bagana volcano: news and activity updates

Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL070 MOV TO NE AT 06/2130Z.

Thursday Apr 06, 2017 22:15 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  6 Apr 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 6 Apr 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 21:59 UTC, 06/04/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170406/2200Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/73
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL070 MOV TO NE AT 06/2130Z.
OBS VA DTG: 06/2200Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0609 E15510 - S0610 E15512 - S0602
E15518 - S0551 E15524 - S0547 E15516 - S0600 E15512 MOV NE
5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/0400Z SFC/FL070 S0609 E15510 - S0611
E15512 - S0554 E15539 - S0540 E15515
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 07/1000Z SFC/FL070 S0603 E15540 - S0543
E15519 - S0609 E15510 - S0611 E15511
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 07/1600Z SFC/FL070 S0603 E15540 - S0543
E15519 - S0609 E15510 - S0611 E15511
RMK: VA OBS MOV NE FROM SUMMIT, HOWEVER MET CLOUD PARTIALLY
OBSC GIVING LOW CONFIDENCE IN PLUME EXTENT. LOW CONFIDENCE
IN EXTENDED FORECAST. HEIGHT AND FCST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8
06/2130Z SAT IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170407/0400Z

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