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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 TO FL080 EXT W OBS AT 08/2020Z.

Wednesday Aug 09, 2017 21:00 PM |

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

FVAU0300 at 20:50 UTC, 09/08/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170809/2050Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/245
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSION TO FL080 EXT W OBS AT
08/2020Z.
OBS VA DTG: 09/2050Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0530 E15421 - S0601 E15410 - S0607
E15452 - S0611 E15513 - S0607 E15515 - S0559 E15455 MOV W
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/0250Z SFC/FL080 S0529 E15415 - S0559
E15403 - S0612 E15514 - S0608 E15515
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/0850Z SFC/FL080 S0530 E15413 - S0559
E15404 - S0611 E15514 - S0608 E15516
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/1450Z SFC/FL080 S0523 E15416 - S0606
E15402 - S0611 E15514 - S0607 E15515
RMK: VA OBS IN VIS IMAGERY, PARTLY OBSC BY MET CLOUD TO W.
HEIGHT AND FCST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 09/2020Z IMAGERY AND
ACCESS-R MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170810/0250Z

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