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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: VA ERUPTION TO FL200 MOV S AT 01/0850Z OBS VA DTG: 01/0930Z

Saturday Dec 01, 2018 10:15 AM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  1 Dec 2018
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 1 Dec 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU02 at 09:58 UTC, 01/12/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181201/0956Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/26
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA ERUPTION TO FL200 MOV S AT 01/0850Z
OBS VA DTG: 01/0930Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0607 E15513 - S0618 E15516 - S0619 E15510 -
S0607 E15510 MOV S 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/1530Z SFC/FL200 S0606 E15513 - S0637 E15525 -
S0638 E15511 - S0606 E15507
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 01/2130Z SFC/FL200 S0608 E15516 - S0627 E15529 -

S0631 E15516 - S0606 E15509
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 02/0330Z SFC/FL200 S0607 E15515 - S0626 E15533 -

S0631 E15517 - S0608 E15509
RMK: VA ERUPTION OBS ON RGB AND IR SAT IMG, COMMENCING
01/0820Z. 01/0850Z NIR SAT IMG SHOWS PRESENCE OF HOTSPOT AT
VOLCANO. VA OBS MOVING TO SOUTH. VA MOVEMENT AND HEIGHT
BASED ON SAT IMG AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20181201/1530Z=

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