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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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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 ONS TO FL070 EXT SE AT 16/2320Z OBS VA DTG: 16/2355Z

Monday Apr 17, 2017 00:00 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 23:56 UTC, 16/04/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170416/2355Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/87
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA ONS TO FL070 EXT SE AT 16/2320Z
OBS VA DTG: 16/2355Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 S0625 E15525 - S0609 E15533 - S0609
E15522 - S0605 E15512 - S0607 E15510 - S0619 E15515 MOV SE
5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/0555Z SFC/FL060 S0643 E15521 - S0622
E15544 - S0604 E15513 - S0607 E15509
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/1155Z SFC/FL060 S0652 E15509 - S0637
E15547 - S0606 E15513 - S0607 E15509
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 17/1755Z SFC/FL060 S0652 E15458 - S0650
E15542 - S0606 E15514 - S0605 E15510
RMK: VA OBS IN HIMWARI-8 16/2320Z VIS IMAGERY.VA HEIGHT AND
FCST MOV DERIVED FROM HIMWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170417/0555Z

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