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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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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 OBS TO FL070 EXT TO NW AT 11/2010Z OBS VA DTG: 11/2040Z

Monday Sep 11, 2017 20:45 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 11 Sep 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 11 Sep 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 20:36 UTC, 11/09/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170911/2040Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/286
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL070 EXT TO NW AT 11/2010Z
OBS VA DTG: 11/2040Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0556 E15441 - S0552 E15430 - S0601
E15428 - S0606 E15437 - S0609 E15512 - S0607 E15513 MOV NW
20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/0240Z SFC/FL070 S0550 E15432 - S0602
E15428 - S0607 E15439 - S0610 E15513 - S0607 E15514
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/0840Z SFC/FL070 S0548 E15433 - S0602
E15427 - S0609 E15513 - S0607 E15513
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/1440Z SFC/FL070 S0548 E15433 - S0602
E15428 - S0609 E15513 - S0607 E15513
RMK: VA DISCERNIBLE AND MOVING NW. VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND ACCESS-G MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170912/0240Z

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