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Manam volcano
stratovolcano 1807 m / 5,928 ft
Papua New Guinea, -4.08°S / 145.04°E
Current status: restless (2 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 TO FL150 MOV ESE AT 23/2130Z. to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Wednesday Jan 23, 2019 22:00 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU03 at 21:58 UTC, 23/01/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190123/2200Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/27
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, RVO
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL150 MOV ESE AT 23/2130Z.
OBS VA DTG: 23/2200Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 S0357 E14455 - S0335 E14528 - S0418
E14554 - S0434 E14514 - S0420 E14453 MOV E 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 24/0400Z SFC/FL150 S0413 E14452 - S0437
E14512 - S0415 E14601 - S0336 E14535 - S0353 E14454
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 24/1000Z SFC/FL150 S0416 E14446 - S0433
E14509 - S0427 E14539 - S0344 E14541 - S0340 E14454
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 24/1600Z SFC/FL150 S0400 E14447 - S0330
E14521 - S0329 E14522 - S0355 E14553 - S0431 E14539 - S0430
E14539 - S0419 E14455
RMK: VA TO FL500 HAS NOW DISSIPATED. VA LOWERED TO FL150 MOV
ESE AND PARTIALLY OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. LOW CONFIDENCE IN
FORECAST DUE TO LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. HEIGHT/FORECAST
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 23/2130Z IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190124/0400Z

Previous news
Wednesday, Jan 23, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 50000 ft (15200 m) altitude or flight level 500 . ... [more]
Wednesday, Jan 23, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 40000 ft (12200 m) altitude or flight level 400 and is moving at 10 kts in N direction. ... [more]
Friday, Jan 11, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, Jan 11, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 50000 ft (15200 m) altitude or flight level 500 . ... [more]
Friday, Jan 11, 2019
Another high-altitude plume to 50,000ft (15km) has been generated- 3 days after the last one. It remains to be seen whether or not this becomes a trend in activity like in late 2004. [more]

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