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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: VA TO FL180 LAST OBS AT 24/0930Z to 18000 ft (5500 m)

Friday Jan 25, 2019 15:30 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Manam volcano on 25 Jan 2019
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 25 Jan 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU03 at 15:19 UTC, 25/01/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190125/1520Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/37
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, RVO, CIMSS VOLCAT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL180 LAST OBS AT
24/0930Z
EST VA DTG: 25/1520Z
EST VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL180 VRB05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 25/2120Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 26/0320Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 26/0920Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA HAS NOT BEEN OBSERVED ON SATELLITE IMAGERY FOR OVER
30 HOURS. NO NEW GROUND REPORTS OR OBSERVATIONS. ADVISORY
TERMINATED. ADVISORY WILL BE REISSUED IF NEW INFORMATION IS
RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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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