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Ulawun volcano
stratovolcano 2334 m / 7,657 ft
New Britain, Papua New Guinea, -5.05°S / 151.33°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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Ulawun volcano eruptions:
2010-2011 (ongoing), 2000-08, 1994, 1993, 1989, 1985, 1984-85, 1984, 1983-84, 1980, 1978, 1973, 1970, 1967, 1963, 1960-62, 1958, 1951?, 1941, 1937?, 1927, 1919, 1918, 1915, 1898, 1878, 1700
Typical eruption style:
explosive, effusive lava dome growth
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Satellite image of Ulawun volcano (c)Google
Satellite image of Ulawun volcano (c)Google
 

Ulawun volcano news

Ulawun volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: MINOR VA OBS TO FL090 EXT 35NM TO W AT 18/2100Z.

Tuesday Oct 18, 2016 21:30 PM |

Satellite image of Ulawun volcano on 18 Oct 2016
Satellite image of Ulawun volcano on 18 Oct 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 21:28 UTC, 18/10/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161018/2130Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: ULAWUN 252120
PSN: S0503 E15120
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2334M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/14
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: MINOR VA OBS TO FL090 EXT 35NM TO W AT
18/2100Z.
OBS VA DTG: 18/2130Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL090 S0449 E15041 - S0516 E15041 - S0505
E15121 - S0501 E15121 MOV W 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/0330Z SFC/FL090 S0442 E15045 - S0515
E15040 - S0505 E15121 - S0501 E15121
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/0930Z SFC/FL090 S0433 E15047 - S0512
E15039 - S0505 E15121 - S0501 E15121
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/1530Z SFC/FL090 S0433 E15046 - S0508
E15039 - S0505 E15121 - S0501 E15121
RMK: VA CLEARLY VISIBLE ON SAT IMAGERY. VA HEIGHT AND
MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND EC/ACCESS MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20161019/0330Z

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