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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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Bagana volcano: news and activity updates

Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMISSION LAST OBS TO FL080 EXT W AT 07/2030Z

Tuesday Aug 08, 2017 14:45 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  8 Aug 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 8 Aug 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 14:43 UTC, 08/08/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170808/1450Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/240
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSION LAST OBS TO FL080 EXT W AT
07/2030Z
OBS VA DTG: 08/1450Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0540 E15432 - S0607 E15422 - S0611
E15514 - S0607 E15516 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/2050Z SFC/FL080 S0539 E15431 - S0608
E15421 - S0611 E15513 - S0606 E15516
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/0250Z SFC/FL080 S0536 E15427 - S0605
E15417 - S0612 E15514 - S0607 E15515
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/0850Z SFC/FL080 S0536 E15428 - S0604
E15417 - S0611 E15513 - S0606 E15515
RMK: VA CURRENTLY UNIDENTIFIABLE DUE TO MET CLOUD. HEIGHT
AND FCST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170808/2050Z

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