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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) 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
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: DISCRETE VA EMISSION TO FL200 MOV W OBS AT 21/0530Z to 20000 ft (6100 m)

Sun, 21 Feb 2021, 06:00
06:00 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU01 at 05:57 UTC, 21/02/21 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210221/0600Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/4
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA EMISSION TO FL200 MOV W OBS AT
21/0530Z
OBS VA DTG: 21/0600Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0404 E14457 - S0409 E14457 - S0415
E14450 - S0410 E14445 - S0404 E14447 MOV W 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/1200Z SFC/FL200 S0425 E14411 - S0441
E14355 - S0412 E14338 - S0407 E14400
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/1800Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 22/0000Z NO VA EXP
RMK: DISCRETE VA EMISSION TO FL200 MOV W OBS ON HIMAWARI-8
SAT IMG AT 21/0530Z. HEIGHT AND FCST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 SAT
IMG AND MODEL GUIDANCE. VA EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE WITHIN 6
HOURS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20210221/1200Z=

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