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stratovolcano 1807 m / 5,928 ft
Papua New Guinea, -4.08°S / 145.04°E
(2 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
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Satellite image of Manam volcano (c) Google
Manam volcano news and eruption updates (New Guinea):
Mon, 8 May 2006, 21:53
Manam volcano remains active and produces ash observed to about 3 km altitude (source: VAAC Darwin).
Fri, 3 Mar 2006, 18:43
Details of Manam's large eruption on 27 Feb are emerging via the Rabaul Volcano Observatory (RVO). According to that information, the eruption can be classified as Sub-Plinian: Read more... read all
Tue, 28 Feb 2006, 09:37
Map of the extent of the ash plume, as of early 28 Feb., from Manam volcano's explosion of 27 Feb. Source: VAAC Darwin.
On the morning of 27 February 2006, at 7:33 GMT, Manam volcano had a lvery arge, probably Vulcanian or sub-Plinian eruption. As the VAAC Darwin reports from satellite and pilot observations, a mushroom eruption cloud reached about 18-20 km height a.s.l.. and has already spread over a vast area around the volcano, mainly to the N. This eruption might be a similar event as the large explosion on 27 January 2005. Thousands of people from ths island have been evacutated since Nov. 2004. Since the volcano's activity began to increase in Nov 2004, thousands of people from the small island of Manam have been evacuated. Read more... read all
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