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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: VA TO FL100 EXT SE EST VA DTG: 01/0100Z to 10000 ft (3000 m)

Friday Mar 01, 2019 01:15 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 10000 ft (3000 m) altitude or flight level 100 and is moving at 5 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU03 at 01:01 UTC, 01/03/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190301/0100Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/41
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL100 EXT SE
EST VA DTG: 01/0100Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL100 S0400 E14502 - S0404 E14457 - S0434
E14511 - S0432 E14530 - S0414 E14530 MOV SE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/0700Z SFC/FL100 S0401 E14501 - S0404
E14457 - S0434 E14507 - S0434 E14526 - S0423 E14534 - S0407
E14531
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 01/1300Z SFC/FL100 S0400 E14502 - S0404
E14457 - S0436 E14510 - S0432 E14531 - S0423 E14535 - S0407
E14530
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 01/1900Z SFC/FL100 S0400 E14502 - S0407
E14531 - S0423 E14535 - S0432 E14531 - S0434 E14507 - S0404
E14457
RMK: VA NOT DISCERNIBLE ON CURRENT SATELLITE IMAGERY, DUE TO
OBSCURATION BY MET CLOUD. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON
HIMAWARI-8 AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190301/0700Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 28 Feb 2019
Thursday, Feb 28, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 10000 ft (3000 m) altitude or flight level 100 and is moving at 5 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Friday, Feb 15, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 . ... [more]
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 25 Jan 2019
Friday, Jan 25, 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 . ... [more]
Friday, Jan 25, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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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