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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: VA OBS TO FL070 EXT 20NM TO NW AT 12/2130Z.

Saturday Aug 12, 2017 22:00 PM |

Satellite image of Manam volcano on 12 Aug 2017
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 12 Aug 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0405 at 21:51 UTC, 12/08/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170812/2150Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/89
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL070 EXT 20NM TO NW AT
12/2130Z.
OBS VA DTG: 12/2150Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0353 E14444 - S0400 E14440 - S0407
E14502 - S0402 E14504 MOV NW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/0350Z SFC/FL070 S0350 E14435 - S0402
E14433 - S0407 E14503 - S0402 E14505
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/0950Z SFC/FL070 S0353 E14434 - S0404
E14433 - S0408 E14504 - S0402 E14504
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/1550Z SFC/FL070 S0353 E14433 - S0405
E14433 - S0408 E14504 - S0403 E14505
RMK: VA OBS TO FL070 MOV TO NW ON LATEST SATELLITE IMAGERY.
HEIGHT AND FORECAST DERIVED FROM OBS PLUME MOVEMENT ON SAT
IMAGERY AND EC MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170813/0350Z

Previous news
Tuesday, Aug 08, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Manam volcano on  8 Aug 2017
Tuesday, Aug 08, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Manam volcano on  7 Aug 2017
Monday, Aug 07, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, Aug 06, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Manam volcano on  6 Aug 2017
Sunday, Aug 06, 2017
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