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stratovolcano 1807 m / 5,928 ft
Papua New Guinea, -4.08°S / 145.04°ECurrent status
: minor activity or eruption warning
(3 out of 5)Manam webcams / live data
| ReportsManam volcano booksManam 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, 1616Typical eruption style:
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Satellite image of Manam volcano (c) Google
Manam volcano news and eruption updates (New Guinea):
Manam volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBSERVED ON 202310Z SATELLITE IMAGERY OBS VA DTG: 20/2355Z
Tuesday Mar 21, 2017 00:00 AM |
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 20 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVAU0300 at 23:54 UTC, 20/03/17 from ADRM
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/3
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI 8 VIS IMAGERY
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBSERVED ON 202310Z SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 20/2355Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0406 E14502 - S0406 E14514 - S0359
E14522 - S0352 E14513 - S0400 E14508 - S0404 E14502 MOV NE
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/0555Z SFC/FL080 S0406 E14502 - S0421
E14540 - S0346 E14540 - S0401 E14502
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/1155Z SFC/FL080 S0403 E14500 - S0407
E14501 - S0408 E14547 - S0336 E14537
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 21/1755Z SFC/FL080 S0407 E14502 - S0408
E14546 - S0337 E14537 - S0403 E14500
RMK: WEAK VA EMISSION OBSERVED ON 202310Z HIMAWARI-8
IMAGERY. FORECAST BASED ON 201200Z ACCESS MODEL RUN.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170321/0555Z
Thursday, Mar 02, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ...
Wednesday, Jul 13, 2016
Darwin VAAC reported a small ash plume visible on satellite imagery extending 10 nautical miles west from the small island this morning. ...
Thursday, Jun 09, 2016
Mild eruptive activity likely continues at the volcano. Satellite images show a thermal hot spot at the summit crater and occasionally, during clear weather, strong emissions of sulfur dioxide gas. ...
Friday, Mar 04, 2016
New activity has been reported from the volcano this morning. A pilot reported an ash plume at approx. 10,000 ft (3 km) altitude extending 50 km to the SE. A plume, along with a thermal signal, can also be seen on the latest satellite image.
Monday, Aug 31, 2015
A volcanic ash plume at estimated 7,000 ft (2.1 km) altitude extending 70 km north from the volcano was reported this morning (VAAC Darwin).
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