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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 TO FL270 LAST OBS 08/1240Z EXT E

Saturday Dec 08, 2018 18:30 PM |

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

FVAU02 at 18:26 UTC, 08/12/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181208/1830Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/93
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, RVO, PIREP
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL270 LAST OBS 08/1240Z
EXT E
EST VA DTG: 08/1830Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL270 S0408 E14457 - S0507 E14640 - S0424
E14801 - S0231 E14736 - S0400 E14457 MOV E 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/0030Z SFC/FL270 S0408 E14457 - S0401
E14457 - S0232 E14739 - S0420 E14803 - S0509 E14644
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/0630Z SFC/FL270 S0409 E14457 - S0507
E14648 - S0405 E14807 - S0225 E14715 - S0359 E14457
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/1230Z SFC/FL270 S0409 E14458 - S0402
E14457 - S0223 E14650 - S0335 E14802 - S0503 E14715
RMK: VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO
OBSCURATION BY MET CLOUD. ERUPTION BELIEVED TO BE ONGOING
HOWEVER PLUME HEIGHT IS UNKNOWN. FL270 BASED ON LAST
OBSERVED IR TEMPERATURE AT 08/1240Z. FORECAST BASED ON
HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20181209/0030Z

Previous news
Manam in much quieter times. Credit: Wally Johnson/Australia Bureau of Mineral Resources.
Saturday, Dec 08, 2018
A significant phase of explosive activity has occurred today, with sustained emissions to 45,000ft (~13.5km) from 3:00 to 9:00 UTC, and a continuing plume to 27,000ft (~8km). This event is almost certain to be a VEI 3- large, but not major. [more]
Satellite image of Manam volcano on  8 Dec 2018
Saturday, Dec 08, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Manam volcano on  6 Dec 2018
Thursday, Dec 06, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 30 Nov 2018
Friday, Nov 30, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 29 Nov 2018
Thursday, Nov 29, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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