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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
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Ulawun volcano news

Ulawun volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: LAST OBS TO FL100 EXT TO W AT 26/2240Z.

Thursday Oct 27, 2016 13:30 PM |

Satellite image of Ulawun volcano on 27 Oct 2016
Satellite image of Ulawun volcano on 27 Oct 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 13:18 UTC, 27/10/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161027/1315Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: ULAWUN 252120
PSN: S0503 E15120
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2334M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/40
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: LAST OBS TO FL100 EXT TO W AT 26/2240Z.
OBS VA DTG: 27/1315Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 S0449 E15109 - S0504 E15104 - S0505
E15120 - S0501 E15122 MOV W 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 27/1915Z SFC/FL100 S0449 E15109 - S0505
E15104 - S0505 E15121 - S0501 E15122
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 28/0115Z SFC/FL100 S0450 E15107 - S0507
E15101 - S0505 E15121 - S0501 E15122
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 28/0715Z SFC/FL100 S0450 E15107 - S0507
E15101 - S0505 E15120 - S0501 E15122
RMK: VA CURRENTLY NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET
CLOUD, HENCE LOW CONFIDENCE IN T+0 PLOYGON. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS CREATE LOW CONFIDENCE IN FORECAST. VA HEIGHT
AND FORECAST MOVEMENT BASED ON 26/2240Z SATELLITE IMAGERY
AND MODEL DATA.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20161027/1915Z

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