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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: minor activity or eruption warning (3 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: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS TO FL080 EXTD SW OBS VA DTG: 13/2145Z

Friday Apr 13, 2018 22:00 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 13 Apr 2018
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 13 Apr 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 21:46 UTC, 13/04/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180413/2145Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/13
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS TO FL080 EXTD SW
OBS VA DTG: 13/2145Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0608 E15513 - S0616 E15514 - S0624
E15507 - S0637 E15503 - S0646 E15449 - S0636 E15443 - S0612
E15503 - S0606 E15512 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 14/0345Z SFC/FL080 S0608 E15514 - S0632
E15504 - S0632 E15504 - S0645 E15446 - S0645 E15446 - S0625
E15433 - S0606 E15512
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 14/0945Z SFC/FL080 S0608 E15514 - S0645
E15442 - S0622 E15426 - S0606 E15512
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 14/1545Z SFC/FL080 S0608 E15514 - S0650
E15500 - S0636 E15436 - S0606 E15511
RMK: WEAK EMISSIONS OBSERVED TO SW, MOSTLY STEAM/SMOKE.
HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 13/2120Z IMAGERY AND
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180414/0345Z

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