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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: VA OBS TO FL100 EXT 55NM TO W AT 23/2050Z.

Sunday Oct 23, 2016 21:30 PM |

Satellite image of Ulawun volcano on 23 Oct 2016
Satellite image of Ulawun volcano on 23 Oct 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 21:28 UTC, 23/10/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161023/2130Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: ULAWUN 252120
PSN: S0503 E15120
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2334M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/26
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL100 EXT 55NM TO W AT 23/2050Z.
OBS VA DTG: 23/2130Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 S0502 E15122 - S0455 E15114 - S0459
E15059 - S0454 E15052 - S0457 E15043 - S0504 E15037 - S0514
E15018 - S0528 E15031 - S0519 E15101 - S0505 E15113 - S0505
E15119 MOV W 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 24/0330Z SFC/FL100 S0500 E15123 - S0451
E15114 - S0450 E15048 - S0507 E15035 - S0518 E15049 - S0505
E15120
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 24/0930Z SFC/FL100 S0500 E15126 - S0448
E15115 - S0450 E15046 - S0518 E15050 - S0508 E15124
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 24/1530Z SFC/FL100 S0459 E15126 - S0448
E15115 - S0450 E15045 - S0518 E15050 - S0508 E15124
RMK: VA CLEARLY OBS MOV W TO NW ON LATEST SAT IMAGERY. LOW
CONFIDENCE IN HEIGHT AND FORECAST DUE TO LACK OF REPORTS,
LACK OF IR TEMPERATURE AND LIGHT AND VARIABLE MODEL WINDS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20161024/0330Z

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