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Manam Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: RVO ADVISE INCREASED SEISMIC ACTIVITY OBS VA DTG: 30/0800Z

Mon, 30 Sep 2019, 08:00
08:00 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 30 Sep 2019
Satellite image of Manam volcano on 30 Sep 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU03 at 07:56 UTC, 30/09/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190930/0800Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: MANAM 251020
PSN: S0405 E14502
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1807M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/102
INFO SOURCE: RVO, HIMAWARI-8, RSAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: RVO ADVISE INCREASED SEISMIC ACTIVITY
OBS VA DTG: 30/0800Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WINDS
SFC/FL150 130/20KT FL150/300 090/25KT FL300/500 070/20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 30/1400Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 30/2000Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 01/0200Z NOT AVBL
RMK: ACC RAISED TO RED BASED ON ADVICE FROM RVO. STEAM/SMOKE
EMISSION ONGOING AT VOLCANO WITH PERSISTENT HOTSPOT AND
INCREASED SEISMIC ACTIVITY. NO VA ERUPTION DETECTED AT THIS
STAGE. ADVISORY WILL BE REISSUED IF NEW INFORMATION IS
RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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Wed, 25 Sep 2019, 06:00

Manam volcano (Papua New Guinea) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 25 September-1 October 2019 (Continuing Activity)

The Darwin VAAC reported that on 29 September diffuse ash plumes from Manam rose to altitudes of 2.4-2.7 km (8,000-9,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted W, based on satellite data and weather models. A sulfur dioxide signature in the plume was also detected. ... Read all
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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
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