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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: CONTINUOUS VA PLUME OBS TO FL100 MOV NNE AT 02/2040Z.

Thu, 2 Nov 2017, 21:30
21:30 PM |
Satellite image of Ulawun volcano on  2 Nov 2017
Satellite image of Ulawun volcano on 2 Nov 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0405 at 21:14 UTC, 02/11/17 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171102/2115Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: ULAWUN 252120
PSN: S0503 E15120
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2334M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/92
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA PLUME OBS TO FL100 MOV NNE
AT 02/2040Z.
OBS VA DTG: 02/2115Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 S0447 E15135 - S0419 E15135 - S0420
E15106 - S0443 E15108 - S0504 E15117 - S0504 E15122 MOV NE
5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/0315Z SFC/FL100 S0504 E15116 - S0505
E15122 - S0449 E15147 - S0425 E15143 - S0429 E15103 - S0451
E15102
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/0915Z SFC/FL100 S0504 E15117 - S0505
E15122 - S0449 E15146 - S0433 E15147 - S0433 E15146 - S0425
E15105 - S0449 E15105
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/1515Z SFC/FL100 S0508 E15114 - S0509
E15126 - S0450 E15144 - S0434 E15142 - S0429 E15059 - S0456
E15058
RMK: VA OBS ON VIS SAT IMAGERY MOV NNE. WINDS BECOMING LIGHT
AND VARIABLE SO LOW CONFIDENCE IN FORECAST. VA HEIGHT AND
MOVMEENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MODEL GUDIANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20171103/0315Z

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