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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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Ulawun volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL090 EXT N.

Thursday Aug 31, 2017 21:15 PM |

Satellite image of Ulawun volcano on 31 Aug 2017
Satellite image of Ulawun volcano on 31 Aug 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 21:03 UTC, 31/08/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170831/2115Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: ULAWUN 252120
PSN: S0503 E15120
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2334M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/72
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL090 EXT N.
OBS VA DTG: 31/2115Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL090 S0422 E15114 - S0429 E15049 - S0441
E15100 - S0504 E15119 - S0503 E15122 - S0439 E15117 MOV N
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/0315Z SFC/FL090 S0422 E15103 - S0438
E15038 - S0504 E15120 - S0502 E15121
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 01/0915Z SFC/FL090 S0422 E15057 - S0442
E15033 - S0504 E15119 - S0502 E15122
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 01/1515Z SFC/FL090 S0422 E15057 - S0442
E15033 - S0504 E15119 - S0502 E15121
RMK: VA CLEARLY OBS ON THE LATEST HIMAWARI-8 VIS IMAGERY.
HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 AND CONSENSUS MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170901/0315Z

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