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Manam volcano
stratovolcano 1807 m / 5,928 ft
Papua New Guinea, -4.08°S / 145.04°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 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 TO FL080 LAST OBS AT 09/0730Z EXT WNW

Tuesday Oct 09, 2018 09:00 AM |

Satellite image of Manam volcano on  9 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 9 Oct 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0615 at 08:55 UTC, 09/10/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181009/0900Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/61
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL080 LAST OBS AT
09/0730Z EXT WNW
EST VA DTG: 09/0900Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0404 E14504 - S0351 E14453 - S0333
E14421 - S0404 E14412 - S0407 E14503 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/1500Z SFC/FL080 S0404 E14504 - S0407
E14503 - S0404 E14411 - S0333 E14421 - S0351 E14453
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/2100Z SFC/FL080 S0404 E14504 - S0337
E14420 - S0404 E14412 - S0407 E14503
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/0300Z SFC/FL080 S0404 E14504 - S0407
E14503 - S0407 E14503 - S0404 E14411 - S0337 E14420
RMK: VA NOT DISCERNIBLE ON CURRENT SAT IMAGERY DUE TO
DARKNESS, HOWEVER VA IS STILL EXPECTED IN AREA. HEIGHT AND
FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 09/0730Z IMAGERY AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20181009/1500Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Manam volcano on  8 Oct 2018
Monday, Oct 08, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Manam volcano on  7 Oct 2018
Sunday, Oct 07, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Manam volcano on  6 Oct 2018
Saturday, Oct 06, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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]

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