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Manam volcano
stratovolcano 1807 m / 5,928 ft
Papua New Guinea, -4.08°S / 145.04°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 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: POSSIBLE HIGH LEVEL ERUPTION TO FL500 OBS VA DTG: 14/1447Z to 50000 ft (15200 m)

Tuesday May 14, 2019 15:00 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Manam volcano on 14 May 2019
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 14 May 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 50000 ft (15200 m) altitude or flight level 500 and is moving at 15 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU02 at 14:46 UTC, 14/05/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190514/1447Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/77
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSSIBLE HIGH LEVEL ERUPTION TO FL500
OBS VA DTG: 14/1447Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL500 S0404 E14459 - S0404 E14459 - S0359
E14510 - S0408 E14513 - S0411 E14502 MOV E 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 14/2047Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 15/0247Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 15/0847Z NOT AVBL
RMK: POSSIBLE VA ERUPTION TO FL500 OBS ON SAT IMAGERY. A
MORE DETAILED ADVISORY TO FOLLOW AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190514/1507Z

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