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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: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL180 LAST OBS AT 24/0930Z

Friday Jan 25, 2019 03:30 AM | BY: VN

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

FVAU03 at 03:18 UTC, 25/01/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190125/0320Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/35
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, RVO, CIMSS VOLCAT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL180 LAST OBS AT
24/0930Z
EST VA DTG: 25/0320Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL180 S0407 E14459 - S0432 E14607 - S0405
E14623 - S0335 E14607 - S0402 E14500 MOV E 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 25/0920Z SFC/FL180 S0408 E14459 - S0402
E14459 - S0329 E14602 - S0355 E14624 - S0432 E14607
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 25/1520Z SFC/FL180 S0408 E14459 - S0402
E14457 - S0311 E14552 - S0339 E14625 - S0415 E14607
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 25/2120Z SFC/FL180 S0408 E14459 - S0402
E14457 - S0311 E14552 - S0339 E14625 - S0415 E14612
RMK: VA TO FL550 HAS NOW DISSIPATED. VA TO FL180 IS
POTENTIALLY ONGOING, EXPECTED TO BE MOV E HOWEVER IS
OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. HEIGHT/FCST BASED ON 25/0250Z SAT
IMAGERY & MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190125/0920Z

Previous news
Thursday, Jan 24, 2019
Another violent eruptive phase (a paroxysm) is occurring at the volcano. It is already the second such eruption this year after the last one had ended on 11 Jan. VAAC Darwin reported ash plumes rising as high as 55,000 ft (approx. 17 km), which marks it as a very significant event. ... [more]

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