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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: restless (2 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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 EXT W.

Wednesday Nov 15, 2017 20:15 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 15 Nov 2017
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 15 Nov 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 20:05 UTC, 15/11/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171115/2015Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/299
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 EXT W.
OBS VA DTG: 15/2015Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0610 E15459 - S0607 E15442 - S0626
E15446 - S0622 E15504 - S0616 E15512 - S0608 E15514 - S0605
E15512 MOV W 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/0215Z SFC/FL070 S0557 E15447 - S0615
E15443 - S0618 E15503 - S0610 E15513 - S0605 E15513
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/0815Z SFC/FL070 S0607 E15514 - S0548
E15448 - S0612 E15443 - S0611 E15513 - S0607 E15514
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 16/1415Z SFC/FL070 S0548 E15448 - S0612
E15443 - S0611 E15513 - S0607 E15514
RMK: VA DISCERNIBLE AND MOVING WEST. VA HEIGHT AND FORECAST
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20171116/0215Z

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