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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: normal or dormant (1 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: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 MOV W OBS VA DTG: 31/2320Z

Monday Jul 31, 2017 23:30 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 31 Jul 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 31 Jul 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 23:16 UTC, 31/07/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170731/2320Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/220
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 MOV W
OBS VA DTG: 31/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0601 E15441 - S0616 E15442 - S0612
E15510 - S0608 E15513 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/0520Z SFC/FL070 S0601 E15441 - S0617
E15442 - S0610 E15512 - S0607 E15513
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 01/1120Z SFC/FL070 S0601 E15441 - S0616
E15442 - S0610 E15513 - S0607 E15513
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 01/1720Z SFC/FL070 S0601 E15441 - S0616
E15442 - S0609 E15512 - S0607 E15513
RMK: VA DISCERNIBLE ON THE LATEST VIS IMAGERY. HEIGHT AND
MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, IR TEMP OF 18 DEGREES
AND MODEL GUIDANCE. ALL MODELS AGREE ON WESTERLY MOV AT
FL070.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170801/0520Z

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