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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
Typical eruption style:
explosive
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Bagana volcano: news and activity updates

Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL070 MOV E AT 14/0100Z.

Sunday May 14, 2017 19:30 PM |

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

FVAU0190 at 19:27 UTC, 14/05/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170514/1930Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/160
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL070 MOV E AT 14/0100Z.
EST VA DTG: 14/1930Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0605 E15514 - S0552 E15400 - S0643
E15404 - S0611 E15514 MOV W 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 15/0130Z SFC/FL070 S0546 E15356 - S0641
E15358 - S0611 E15514 - S0605 E15514
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 15/0730Z SFC/FL070 S0545 E15356 - S0647
E15402 - S0611 E15514 - S0605 E15514
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 15/1330Z SFC/FL070 S0540 E15356 - S0632
E15354 - S0611 E15514 - S0605 E15513
RMK: VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO
MET CLOUD. VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8
IMAGERY AND CONSENSUS MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170515/0130Z

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Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 14 May 2017
Sunday, May 14, 2017
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Saturday, May 13, 2017
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Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 10 May 2017
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Eruptions continue at the volcano in form of mild explosive activity (probably intermittent strombolian to vulcanian explosions). ... [more]
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
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