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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 (Papua New Guinea): occasional ash explosions

Thu, 20 Aug 2020, 08:20
08:20 AM | BY: MARTIN
A gas-steam plume and incandescence at Manam volcano visible from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
A gas-steam plume and incandescence at Manam volcano visible from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Explosive eruption of the volcano continues during the past two weeks.
On 15 and 20 August Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin recorded two explosions at the volcano that generated an ash plumes, which reached approx. 14,000 ft (4,300 m) and 7,000 ft (2,100 m) altitude and drifted W-SW.
A satellite image from 17 August shows that incandescence continues to be observed from the crater.
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