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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: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 EXT W OBS VA DTG: 21/0030Z

Friday Apr 21, 2017 00:45 AM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 21 Apr 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 21 Apr 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0405 at 00:29 UTC, 21/04/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170421/0030Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/100
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 EXT W
OBS VA DTG: 21/0030Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0609 E15457 - S0604 E15449 - S0606
E15444 - S0616 E15456 - S0610 E15514 - S0607 E15513 MOV W
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/0630Z SFC/FL070 S0604 E15447 - S0622
E15452 - S0610 E15513 - S0607 E15513
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/1230Z SFC/FL070 S0605 E15459 - S0610
E15443 - S0625 E15454 - S0610 E15514 - S0607 E15514
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 21/1830Z SFC/FL070 S0611 E15449 - S0628
E15502 - S0609 E15514 - S0606 E15512
RMK: THIN VA PLUME OBSERVED EXTENDING W ON HIMAWARI-8
21/0000Z SATELLITE IMAGERY. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON
SATELLITE IMAGERY AND EC/GFS MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170421/0630Z

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