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stratovolcano 1807 m / 5,928 ft
Papua New Guinea, -4.08°S / 145.04°ECurrent status
(2 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: RVO ADVISE LIKELIHOOD OF MAJOR ERUPTION HAS INCREASED
Thursday Apr 20, 2017 00:45 AM |
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 20 Apr 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVAU0190 at 00:38 UTC, 20/04/17 from ADRM
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/12
INFO SOURCE: RVO
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: RVO ADVISE LIKELIHOOD OF MAJOR ERUPTION
OBS VA DTG: 20/0040Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/0640Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/1240Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 20/1840Z NOT AVBL
RMK: INFORMATION HAS BEEN RECEIVED FROM RVO ADVISING THAT
SEISMIC ACTIVITY HAS INCREASED DURING THE PAST WEEK.
LIKELIHOOD OF MAJOR ERUPTION HAS INCREASED. REFER TO VAAC
DARWIN VOLCANIC ACTIVITY SUMMARY FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES
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