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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: STEAM/ASH ERUPTION OBS TO FL150 MOV WSW AT 04/2130Z.

Thursday Oct 04, 2018 22:15 PM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 22:05 UTC, 04/10/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181004/2205Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: ULAWUN 252120
PSN: S0503 E15120
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2334M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/3
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, RVO
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: STEAM/ASH ERUPTION OBS TO FL150 MOV WSW AT
04/2130Z.
OBS VA DTG: 04/2205Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 S0504 E15121 - S0520 E15102 - S0522
E15043 - S0502 E15031 - S0453 E15036 - S0456 E15105 - S0501
E15121 MOV W 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 05/0405Z SFC/FL150 S0505 E15122 - S0519
E15102 - S0523 E15027 - S0449 E15025 - S0451 E15114 - S0500
E15121
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/1005Z SFC/FL150 S0501 E15121 - S0505
E15122 - S0524 E15027 - S0449 E15025 - S0451 E15114
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 05/1605Z SFC/FL150 S0505 E15122 - S0524
E15027 - S0449 E15025 - S0451 E15114 - S0500 E15121
RMK: STEAM/ASH ERUPTION OBSERVED ON SATELLITE IMAGERY AND ON
GROUND. HEIGHT BASED ON OBS PLUME MOVEMENT ON SAT IMAGERY.
FORECAST BASED ON US GFS MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20181005/0405Z

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