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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 EXT WNW EST VA DTG: 06/1500Z

Saturday Oct 06, 2018 15:15 PM |

Satellite image of Manam volcano on  6 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 6 Oct 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0615 at 15:00 UTC, 06/10/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181006/1500Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/50
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL080 EXT WNW
EST VA DTG: 06/1500Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0407 E14503 - S0404 E14504 - S0340
E14429 - S0401 E14421 MOV NW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 06/2100Z SFC/FL080 S0407 E14503 - S0401
E14422 - S0340 E14429 - S0404 E14504
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 07/0300Z SFC/FL080 S0404 E14504 - S0344
E14427 - S0404 E14422 - S0407 E14504
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 07/0900Z SFC/FL080 S0404 E14504 - S0407
E14504 - S0404 E14422 - S0344 E14427
RMK: VA CURRENTLY UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO
DARKNESS. HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY
AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20181006/2100Z

Previous news
Hot spots at Manam volcano suggesting the presence of lava flows in the NE part of the island (image: MODIS / Univ. Hawaii)
Saturday, Oct 06, 2018
A relatively large explosive eruption occurred at the volcano yesterday, sending an ash plume to estimated 11 km (34,000 ft) altitude, the Darwin VAAC reported. The ash plume was drifting west over mainland Papua New Guinea and rapidly dissipated. ... [more]
Satellite image of Manam volcano on  5 Oct 2018
Friday, Oct 05, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Manam volcano on  3 Oct 2018
Wednesday, Oct 03, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Manam volcano on  2 Oct 2018
Tuesday, Oct 02, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Oct 02, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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