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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 FL070 MOV TO NE AT 07/0650Z.

Friday Apr 07, 2017 16:15 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  7 Apr 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 7 Apr 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 15:59 UTC, 07/04/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170407/1600Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/76
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL070 MOV TO NE AT 07/0650Z.
EST VA DTG: 07/1600Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0607 E15509 - S0611 E15510 - S0615
E15551 - S0540 E15533 MOV NE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/2200Z SFC/FL070 S0607 E15509 - S0610
E15510 - S0620 E15553 - S0541 E15537
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/0400Z SFC/FL070 S0623 E15546 - S0545
E15542 - S0607 E15509 - S0611 E15510
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 08/1000Z SFC/FL070 S0627 E15542 - S0552
E15545 - S0607 E15509 - S0610 E15510
RMK: VA CURRENTLY UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO
MET CLOUD AND DARKNESS; HOWEVER, VA STILL EXPECTED IN AREA.
VA HEIGHT AND FORECAST MOV BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 SAT IMAGERY
AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170407/2200Z

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