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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) 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
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: ERUPTION LAST OBSERVED TO FL150 AT 28/0550Z

Sat, 29 Jun 2019, 10:15
10:15 AM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU03 at 09:49 UTC, 29/06/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190629/0945Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/89
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, RVO
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION LAST OBSERVED TO FL150 AT
28/0550Z
OBS VA DTG: 29/0945Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL150 060/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 29/1545Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 29/2145Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 30/0345Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA HAS NOT BEEN IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY FOR
24 HOURS. CURRENT DATA SOURCES DO NOT IDENTIFY AN ONGOING
ERUPTION. HOTSPOT OBSERVED ON SATELLTE IMAGERY. ONGOING
STEAM EMISSION IS LIKELY. ADVISORY TERMINATED DUE TO LACK OF
REPORTS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news
Fri, 28 Jun 2019, 15:39
The eruption column of Manam volcano seen from a passing airplane (image: Maryanne Merton / facebook)
Just 2 days after the large eruption of Ulawun, another large explosive eruption occurred in Papua New Guinea today, this time from Manam volcano located on a small island north of the main land. ... read all

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