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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 news

Ulawun volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: MINOR VA EMISSION TO FL090 EXT TO WSW LAST OBS 05/0350Z.

Tuesday Sep 05, 2017 14:15 PM |

Satellite image of Ulawun volcano on  5 Sep 2017
Satellite image of Ulawun volcano on 5 Sep 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 14:00 UTC, 05/09/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170905/1400Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: ULAWUN 252120
PSN: S0503 E15120
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2334M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/77
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: MINOR VA EMISSION TO FL090 EXT TO WSW LAST
OBS 05/0350Z.
OBS VA DTG: 05/1400Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL090 S0451 E15100 - S0506 E15057 - S0503
E15121 - S0501 E15121 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 05/2000Z SFC/FL090 S0443 E15046 - S0504
E15041 - S0504 E15121 - S0501 E15121
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 06/0200Z SFC/FL090 S0443 E15046 - S0505
E15042 - S0504 E15121 - S0501 E15121
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 06/0800Z SFC/FL090 S0442 E15046 - S0505
E15041 - S0504 E15121 - S0502 E15121
RMK: VA CURRENTLY NOT DISCERNIBLE ON SAT IMG DUE TO MET
CLOUD, HOWEVER STILL EXPECTED IN AREA. HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT
BASED ON SAT IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170905/2000Z

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