Bagana Volcano

Bagana is an active volcano located in Bougainville, Papua New Guinea. It features a 1750-m-high lava cone constructed by an accumulation of viscous andesitic lava flows.  It is the most active volcano in the country and located a remote area of central Bougainville Island.

Location: Bougainville, Papua New Guinea
Coordinates: -6.132586, 155.195599
Volcano Type: Lava Cone

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Bagana's Eruptive History

2018 Ongoing, intermittent eruptive activity observed.
2007-2008 Major eruptive period. Pyroclastic flows and fresh lava flows.
2004 Eruptions of lava / lava flows reaching 3km in distance and coming close to villages
1960's Major eruptive period with ongoing pyroclastic flows and ash eruptions

 

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