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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL070 EXT TO N AT 15/2210Z.

Saturday Apr 15, 2017 22:45 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 15 Apr 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 15 Apr 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 22:32 UTC, 15/04/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170415/2240Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/85
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL070 EXT TO N AT 15/2210Z.
OBS VA DTG: 15/2240Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0550 E15521 - S0542 E15522 - S0536
E15506 - S0547 E15506 - S0609 E15509 - S0609 E15514 MOV N
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/0440Z SFC/FL070 S0544 E15524 - S0542
E15504 - S0609 E15510 - S0609 E15514
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/1040Z SFC/FL070 S0547 E15530 - S0540
E15510 - S0608 E15509 - S0609 E15514
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 16/1640Z SFC/FL070 S0547 E15530 - S0540
E15510 - S0608 E15509 - S0609 E15514
RMK: VA DISCERNIBLE AND MOVING N. VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND US-GFS MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170416/0440Z

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