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Manam volcano
stratovolcano 1807 m / 5,928 ft
Papua New Guinea, -4.08°S / 145.04°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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Manam volcano eruptions:
ongoing since Aug 2010 (31 July 2015: large vulcanian explosion), 2004 (24 Oct: subplinian eruption) - Dec 2009, Oct 2003 - March 2004, 2003 (May), 2002 (Oct -?), 2002 (Jan-Mar), 2001 (June), 2000 (June), 1974-1999, 1965-66, 1963-64, 1963, 1962, 1961, 1959-60, 1959, 1956-58, 1954, 1953, 1946-47, 1936-39, 1932-34, 1926-28, 1925, 1924?, 1923, 1922, 1920-21, 1919, 1917, 1909-14?, 1907?, 1904, 1904, 1901-02?, 1899, 1887-95, 1885, 1884?, 1887, 1830, 1700, 1643, 1616
Typical eruption style:
explosive
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Satellite image of Manam volcano (c) Google
Satellite image of Manam volcano (c) Google
 

Manam volcano news and eruption updates (New Guinea):

Manam Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA PLUME TO FL140 MOVE NW. to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Friday Jul 31, 2020 12:00 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 31 Jul 2020
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 31 Jul 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 11:45 UTC, 31/07/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200731/1145Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/8
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA PLUME TO FL140 MOVE NW.
OBS VA DTG: 31/1145Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 S0409 E14503 - S0354 E14438 - S0342
E14427 - S0332 E14441 - S0346 E14450 - S0404 E14507 MOV NW
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 31/1745Z SFC/FL140 S0409 E14503 - S0350
E14416 - S0330 E14432 - S0404 E14507
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 31/2345Z SFC/FL140 S0404 E14507 - S0410
E14503 - S0345 E14404 - S0320 E14426
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 01/0545Z SFC/FL140 S0410 E14503 - S0345
E14404 - S0320 E14426 - S0404 E14507
RMK: WEAK ERUPTION OBSERVED ON HIMAWARI-8 MULTISPECTRAL
IMAGERY. RVO EARLIER STATED INCREASED SEISMIC ACTIVITY AT
MANAM AND INCANDESCENT LAVA FLOW AT THE VOLCANO SUMMIT. VA
HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200731/1745Z

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