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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: VA TO FL140 OBS AT 15/2210Z MOV W OBS VA DTG: 15/2339Z to 14000 ft (4300 m)

Sat, 15 Aug 2020, 23:45
23:45 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 15 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 15 Aug 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:

FVAU03 at 23:39 UTC, 15/08/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200815/2339Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/16
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL140 OBS AT 15/2210Z MOV W
OBS VA DTG: 15/2339Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 S0406 E14503 - S0414 E14431 - S0359
E14428 - S0357 E14446 - S0403 E14503 MOV W 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/0539Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/1139Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 16/1739Z NO VA EXP
RMK: DISCRETE ERUPTION OBSERVED TO FL140 MOV W. VA EXPECTED
TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6HRS. VA HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON
HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200816/0539Z

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