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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 EMISSION TO FL080 EXT NW LAST OBS AT 08/2100Z.

Wednesday Aug 09, 2017 03:00 AM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  9 Aug 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 9 Aug 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 02:45 UTC, 09/08/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170809/0250Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/242
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSION TO FL080 EXT NW LAST OBS AT
08/2100Z.
OBS VA DTG: 09/0250Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0528 E15440 - S0548 E15423 - S0610
E15512 - S0608 E15514 - S0547 E15502 MOV NW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/0850Z SFC/FL080 S0539 E15432 - S0603
E15424 - S0611 E15512 - S0607 E15514
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/1450Z SFC/FL080 S0539 E15432 - S0603
E15424 - S0611 E15512 - S0607 E15513
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/2050Z SFC/FL080 S0529 E15435 - S0552
E15420 - S0610 E15512 - S0607 E15514
RMK: VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET
CLOUD. HEIGHT AND FCST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 09/0220Z IMAGERY
AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170809/0850Z

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