Overall Green alert Volcanic eruption for Manam
in Papua New Guinea

Event summary

Volcanic eruption Manam is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Name: Manam
Lat/Lon: -4.08 , 145.037
Event Date: 03 Oct 2019 00:00 UTC
Exposed Population 30km: About 31000 people within 30km
Exposed Population 100km: About 200000 people within 100km
Volcanic explosivity index: 4
Population exposure index: 3
Inserted at: 12 Jul 2019 09:44 UTC


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Volcano Timeline

IDGDACS alert colorDateSource
1 18 Jun 2019 00:00 DARWIN
2 25 Jun 2019 07:25 DARWIN
3 28 Jun 2019 00:00 DARWIN
4 12 Jul 2019 00:00 DARWIN
5 03 Oct 2019 00:00 DARWIN

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Critical infrastructure

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More information

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