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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: VA TO FL120 LAST OBS 18/0740Z EXT NE EST VA DTG: 18/0950Z to 12000 ft (3700 m)

Tuesday Jun 18, 2019 10:00 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Manam volcano on 18 Jun 2019
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 18 Jun 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 and is moving at 5 kts in E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU03 at 09:48 UTC, 18/06/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190618/0950Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/85
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL120 LAST OBS 18/0740Z EXT NE
EST VA DTG: 18/0950Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL120 S0415 E14455 - S0358 E14450 - S0339
E14528 - S0414 E14537 MOV E 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/1550Z SFC/FL120 S0358 E14449 - S0347
E14523 - S0423 E14525 - S0425 E14446
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/2150Z SFC/FL120 S0401 E14446 - S0431
E14445 - S0430 E14522 - S0353 E14522
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/0350Z SFC/FL120 S0401 E14449 - S0355
E14519 - S0438 E14525 - S0432 E14434
RMK: VA CURRENTLY OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD AND DARKNESS HOWEVER
ERUPTION BELIEVED TO BE ONGOING. HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED
ON HIMAWARI-8, IR TEMP AND MODEL GUIDANCE. LOW CONFIDENCE IN
FORECAST DUE TO LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190618/1550Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 17 Jun 2019
Monday, Jun 17, 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 E direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Manam volcano on  7 Jun 2019
Friday, Jun 07, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 . ... [more]
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 14 May 2019
Tuesday, May 14, 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. ... [more]
Saturday, May 11, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 11 May 2019
Saturday, May 11, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 . ... [more]

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