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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: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL080 EXT 70NM SSW AT 25/2030Z.

Wed, 25 Oct 2017, 21:00
21:00 PM |
Satellite image of Ulawun volcano on 25 Oct 2017
Satellite image of Ulawun volcano on 25 Oct 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0190 at 20:56 UTC, 25/10/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171025/2100Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: ULAWUN 252120
PSN: S0503 E15120
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2334M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/86
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL080 EXT 70NM
SSW AT 25/2030Z.
OBS VA DTG: 25/2100Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0541 E15106 - S0617 E15039 - S0629
E15110 - S0544 E15125 - S0500 E15122 - S0500 E15118 MOV S
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 26/0300Z SFC/FL080 S0636 E15110 - S0626
E15159 - S0500 E15122 - S0500 E15117 - S0556 E15103
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 26/0900Z SFC/FL080 S0620 E15120 - S0553
E15218 - S0459 E15121 - S0501 E15116
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 26/1500Z SFC/FL080 S0620 E15120 - S0552
E15218 - S0459 E15121 - S0501 E15117
RMK: PARTIAL OBSCURATION OF VA PLUME ON SAT IMAGERY DUE MET
CLOUD. HEIGHT AND FCST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 25/2030Z SAT
IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20171026/0300Z

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