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Manam volcano
stratovolcano 1807 m / 5,928 ft
Papua New Guinea, -4.08°S / 145.04°E
Current status: erupting (4 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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL080 EXTD WNW OBS VA DTG: 19/0510Z

Friday May 19, 2017 05:15 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 05:06 UTC, 19/05/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170519/0510Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/55
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL080 EXTD WNW
OBS VA DTG: 19/0510Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0347 E14445 - S0407 E14432 - S0407
E14503 - S0404 E14504 MOV NW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/1110Z SFC/FL080 S0403 E14504 - S0348
E14445 - S0407 E14431 - S0407 E14503
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/1710Z SFC/FL080 S0404 E14504 - S0347
E14445 - S0405 E14433 - S0407 E14503
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/2310Z SFC/FL080 S0404 E14504 - S0346
E14446 - S0406 E14432 - S0407 E14503
RMK: VA CURRENTLY UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET
CLOUD; HOWEVER, A HOT SPOT REMAINS. LAST OBS TO FL080 MOV
WNW AT 18/0740Z. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8
IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170519/1110Z

Previous news
Heat signals from Manam volcano (MODIS data / Univ. Hawaii)
Thursday, May 18, 2017
The volcano is currently in an elevated phase of activity. Near-continuous ash emissions have been observed today, generating a plume visible on satellite imagery extending more than 50 km to the ESE. ... [more]
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 18 May 2017
Thursday, May 18, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 17 May 2017
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 14 May 2017
Sunday, May 14, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, May 14, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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