Langila volcano news and eruption updates (Papua New Guinea):

Langila Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS TO FL050 MOV SW OBS VA DTG: 04/2225Z to 5000 ft (1500 m)

Sun, 4 Apr 2021, 22:45
22:45 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Langila volcano on  4 Apr 2021
Satellite image of Langila volcano on 4 Apr 2021
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 5000 ft (1500 m) altitude or flight level 050 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 22:19 UTC, 04/04/21 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210404/2225Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: LANGILA 252010
PSN: S0532 E14825
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1330M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/5
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS TO FL050 MOV SW
OBS VA DTG: 04/2225Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL050 S0531 E14826 - S0532 E14827 - S0545
E14802 - S0538 E14759 MOV SW 05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 05/0425Z SFC/FL050 S0530 E14826 - S0532
E14827 - S0548 E14808 - S0527 E14803
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/1025Z SFC/FL050 S0533 E14826 - S0522
E14800 - S0508 E14814 - S0532 E14827
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 05/1625Z SFC/FL050 S0533 E14825 - S0515
E14801 - S0505 E14819 - S0532 E14828
RMK: INTERMITTENT VA EMISSIONS TO FL050 DISCERNIBLE ON
LATEST VIS SAT IMG. HEIGHT AND FCST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8
04/2200Z SAT IMG, AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20210405/0425Z=

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Thu, 14 Jan 2021, 10:42
Langila volcano visible from space on 29 December last year (image:Sentinel 2)
According to VAAC Darwin, on 9 January a short-lived eruption occurred at the volcano that produced an ash plume with estimated altitude of 16,000 ft (4,900 m) and drifted W. Read all
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