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Kadovar volcano
stratovolcano 365 m / 1,197 ft
Northeast of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea, -3.63°S / 144.63°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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Kadovar volcano eruptions:
2018, 1700 (?)
Typical eruption style:
explosive
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Kadovar volcano news & activity updates:

Kadovar Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE EMISSION TO FL040 MOV NW OBS AT 03/0250Z to 4000 ft (1200 m)

Mon, 3 Aug 2020, 03:30
03:30 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 4000 ft (1200 m) altitude or flight level 040 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU03 at 03:16 UTC, 03/08/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200803/0316Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KADOVAR 251002
PSN: S0338 E14438
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 365M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/25
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE EMISSION TO FL040 MOV NW OBS AT
03/0250Z
OBS VA DTG: 03/0316Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL040 S0337 E14425 - S0336 E14413 - S0323
E14414 - S0328 E14427 MOV NW 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/0916Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/1516Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/2116Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA OBS ON VISIBLE AND RGB SATELLITE IMAGERY MOVING NW.
VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6 HOURS. FORECAST AND HEIGHT
BASED ON IR TEMPERATURE AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200803/0850Z

Previous news
Fri, 10 Jul 2020, 08:20
An ash plume rising from Kadovar volcano toward the NW (image: Sentinel 2)
Today at 08:31 local time Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin recorded first eruption after almost 4 months when the volcano showed signs of possible activity. Plume of ash rose to an altitude of 6,000 ft (1,800 m) and drifted NW. ... read all
 

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