Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
30 Mar - 6 Apr 2019: Land of Theseus - Saronic Gulf (Greece)
2-17 May 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
4-11(12) May 2019: Fascination Volcano - Santorini Island (Greece)
4-12 May 2019: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
18-26 May 2019: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
25 May - 1 Jun 2019: Etna Discovery - Etna volcano (Italy)
7-12 Jun 2019: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
15-30 Jun 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
8-23 Jul 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
3-18 Sep 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Random pictures
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)
Manam webcams / live data | Reports
Manam volcano books
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
Last earthquakes nearby
Latest satellite images
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 EXT NW OBS VA DTG: 09/2310Z to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Saturday Mar 09, 2019 23:15 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Manam volcano on  9 Mar 2019
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 9 Mar 2019
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 and is moving at 5 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 23:01 UTC, 09/03/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190309/2310Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/50
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL150 EXT NW
OBS VA DTG: 09/2310Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 S0408 E14502 - S0400 E14452 - S0352
E14456 - S0356 E14508 - S0406 E14506 MOV NW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/0510Z SFC/FL150 S0408 E14502 - S0401
E14452 - S0352 E14456 - S0356 E14508 - S0406 E14506
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/1110Z SFC/FL150 S0408 E14502 - S0400
E14452 - S0352 E14457 - S0354 E14509 - S0406 E14506
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/1710Z SFC/FL150 S0408 E14502 - S0401
E14452 - S0351 E14457 - S0354 E14510 - S0354 E14510 - S0407
E14506
RMK: VA PLUME SEEN ON VIS SAT IMG EXT NW. HEIGHT BASED ON IR
TEMP OF 0 DEG. MOV BASED ON EC MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190310/0510Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Manam volcano on  6 Mar 2019
Wednesday, Mar 06, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Mar 06, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Manam volcano on  5 Mar 2019
Tuesday, Mar 05, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Mar 05, 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 15 kts in E direction. ... [more]
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]
 

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Text and images on this webpage are copyrighted. Further reproduction and use without authorization is not consented. If you need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.