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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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2018, 1700 (?)
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Kadovar Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL070 OBS VA DTG: 25/2310Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Tue, 25 Aug 2020, 23:15
23:15 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Kadovar volcano on 25 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Kadovar volcano on 25 Aug 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 7000 ft (2100 m) altitude or flight level 070 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU03 at 23:05 UTC, 25/08/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200825/2310Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KADOVAR 251002
PSN: S0338 E14438
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 365M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/29
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE ERUPTION TO FL070
OBS VA DTG: 25/2310Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0325 E14409 - S0332 E14359 - S0330
E14353 - S0327 E14354 - S0327 E14400 - S0323 E14407 MOV W
20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 26/0510Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 26/1110Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 26/1710Z NO VA EXP
RMK: SHORT-LIVED ERUPTION TO -FL070 AT 25/2110Z. VA MOVING
WNW AND QUICKLY DISSIPATING, EXPECTED TO HAVE FULLY
DISSIPATED WITHIN 1-2 HOURS. PLUME TOO SMALL TO OBTAIN
RELIABLE IR TEMP FOR VA HEIGHT. HEIGHT BASED ON VA MOVEMENT.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200826/0510Z

Previous news
Mon, 3 Aug 2020, 08:04
An ash emissions from Kadovar volcano captured by satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Today at 13:16 local time Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin recorded continuous explosive activity from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions that reached 4,000 ft (1,200 m) altitude and drifted NW. ... read all

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