Keywords: Bagana volcano, satellite remote sensing, sulfur dioxide, lava extrusion, OMI, MODIS 1. Location Name of Volcano Country Year Last Erupted 32, F Bagana Papua New Guinea 2006 23, G Egon Indonesia (Java) 2005 31, F Garbuna Group Papua New Guinea 2005 18, E Kaba Indonesia (Sumatra) 2000 24, A Kanlaon Philippines 2006 30, F Manam Papua New Guinea 2006 2). Large amounts of volcanic gas—primarily water vapor (H2O), carbon dioxide (CO2), and sulfur dioxide (SO2)—are continuously released during eruptions of Kīlauea Volcano. Note that there may be many other eruptions that have not been identified, and estimates for the size of eruptions can be subject to considerable uncertainties. It is one of Melanesia's youngest and most active volcanoes. URLs: the Rabaul page of MTU with many reports and photos from the ground and space. ... Bagana: Although no reports about this volcano were received in 1996, it is assumed that quiet extrusion of viscous andesitic lava flows and dome growth at summit are continuing. If current extrusion rates are representative, the entire edifice may have been constructed in only 300–500 years. The volcano has remained in eruption through February 1997. Novarupta Volcano Erupts! It has a basement of volcanic rocks, comprising the Keita Volcanics to the southeast and unnamed, presumed to be of Neogene age, volcanic rocks to the northwest ( … Sabancaya, Peru: 30 November-2 December and 5-6 December. Bagana: continuing quiet extrusion of viscous andesitic lava flows and dome growth at summit. Langila, Papua New Guinea: 1-6 December. Bagana, arguably the most active volcano in Papua New Guinea, has been in a state of near-continuous eruption for over 150 years, with activity dominated by sluggish extrusion of thick blocky lava flows. The activity began in 1972. It has erupted 22 times since 1842—usually explosively, … Bagana. The last major eruption, in 1937, had killed more than 500 people. People in Juneau, Alaska, about 750 miles from the volcano, heard the sound of the blast – over one hour after it occurred. Copahue, Chile-Argentina Border: 30 November-4 December and 6th December. INTRODUCTION Long-lived eruptions from silicic volcanoes are a common and hazardous mode of volcanism. Bagana, Papua New Guinea: 3-6 December. Bagana is the only one of the Bougainville volcanoes with confirmed eruptive activity in the last two hundred years. Over two hundred volcanoes have exhibited cycles … Bagana is an active volcano located in the centre of the island of Bougainville, Papua New Guinea, the largest island of the Solomon group.It is the most active volcano in the country, occupying a remote portion of central Bougainville Island. 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