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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: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL100 OBS AT 04/2350Z MOV ESE to 10000 ft (3000 m)

Tuesday Mar 05, 2019 00:30 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 15 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 00:25 UTC, 05/03/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190305/0025Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/43
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, GROUND REPORT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL100 OBS AT 04/2350Z MOV
ESE
OBS VA DTG: 05/0025Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 S0405 E14501 - S0403 E14502 - S0406
E14514 - S0412 E14511 MOV E 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 05/0625Z SFC/FL100 S0405 E14501 - S0403
E14502 - S0406 E14514 - S0412 E14511
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/1225Z SFC/FL100 S0405 E14501 - S0403
E14502 - S0406 E14514 - S0412 E14511
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 05/1825Z SFC/FL100 S0405 E14501 - S0403
E14502 - S0406 E14513 - S0412 E14511
RMK: CONTINUOUS VA OBS ON VIS SATELLITE IMAGERY. HEIGHT
BASED ON GROUND REPORT AND HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY. FORECAST
BASED ON MODEL GUIDANCE. INCREASED SEISMIC ACTIVITY AND
LARGE HOTSPOT OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190305/0625Z

Previous news
Friday, Mar 01, 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]
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]

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