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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 TO FL100 MOV N LAST OBS 03/0000Z OBS VA DTG: 04/0000Z to 10000 ft (3000 m)

Friday Oct 04, 2019 00:00 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 10000 ft (3000 m) altitude or flight level 100 .
The full report is as follows:

FVAU04 at 23:58 UTC, 03/10/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191004/0000Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: ULAWUN 252120
PSN: S0503 E15120
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2334M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/60
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, RVO
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL100 MOV N LAST OBS 03/0000Z
OBS VA DTG: 04/0000Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL100 120/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/0600Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/1200Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 04/1800Z NO VA EXP
RMK: MINOR STEAM/SMOKE EMISSION OBS ON SAT IMG, HOWEVER NO
ASH CONTENT. RVO REPORTS SESISMIC ACTIVITY HAS RETURNED TO
BACKGROUND LEVELS. STRONG HOTSPOT RECENTLY OBS ON SAT
IMAGERY HOWEVER SOURCES INDICATE ASH-GENERATING ERUPTION HAS
CEASED. ADVISORY TERMINATED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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