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Ulawun volcano
estratovolcán 2334 m / 7,657 ft
New Britain, Papua New Guinea, -5.05°S / 151.33°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
Ulawun volcano books
Erupciones del volcán Ulawun:
2010-2011 (ongoing), 2000-08, 1994, 1993, 1989, 1985, 1984-85, 1984, 1983-84, 1980, 1978, 1973, 1970, 1967, 1963, 1960-62, 1958, 1951?, 1941, 1937?, 1927, 1919, 1918, 1915, 1898, 1878, 1700
Typical eruption style:
crecimiento del domo de lava explosivo, efusivo
Últimos terremotos cercanos
Latest satellite images

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Satellite image of Ulawun volcano (c)Google
Satellite image of Ulawun volcano (c)Google

Ulawun volcano news

Ulawun volcano (New Britain, Papua New Guinea) activity update: Significant explosive eruption: ash to 15km (50,000ft), evacuations

miércoles jun 26, 2019 06:43 | POR: MJFLEGEND

The volcano has suddenly had its largest eruption since the major eruption of 2000. Ash plumes have risen to 50,000ft, and the Aviation Colour Code has been raised to Red.

Fortunately, an eruption alert was sent out yesterday; evacuations have been taking place today.

More details to come as the situation develops.
Noticias Anteriores
jueves, oct 11, 2018
There have been no reports of further activity at Ulawun since the isolated small ash emissions on October 4. Renewed activity is possible, though the volcano has been very quiet for the past year. [Leer más]
jueves, oct 04, 2018
A new eruption of the volcano has just occurred, with steam and ash plumes up to 4.5km (15,000ft). This is typical of Ulawun's eruptive behaviour. [Leer más]

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