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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: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS TO FL070 EXTD 60NM SSW.

Saturday Apr 14, 2018 22:00 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 14 Apr 2018
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 14 Apr 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 21:57 UTC, 14/04/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180414/2200Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/15
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS EMISSIONS TO FL070 EXTD 60NM
SSW.
OBS VA DTG: 14/2200Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0606 E15514 - S0703 E15521 - S0712
E15504 - S0617 E15506 - S0606 E15509 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 15/0400Z SFC/FL070 S0603 E15514 - S0611
E15518 - S0645 E15447 - S0605 E15432
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 15/1000Z SFC/FL070 S0603 E15514 - S0611
E15518 - S0641 E15435 - S0608 E15424
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 15/1600Z SFC/FL070 S0609 E15516 - S0653
E15445 - S0626 E15425 - S0604 E15511
RMK: WEAK VA EMISSION OBSERVED TO SSW, MOSTLY STEAM/SMOKE.
HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 14/2130Z IMAGERY AND
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180415/0400Z

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