Overall Green alert Volcanic eruption for Manam
in Papua New Guinea

Event summary

Volcanic eruption Manam can have a low humanitarian impact based on the exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID VO 251020
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
Max Volc. Explosivity Index VEI: 4
Population Exposure Index PEI: 3
Inserted at: 28 Jun 2019 06:11 UTC

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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 6 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Nuova esplosione del pericoloso vulcano in Messico: pronte 10 vie di e ... Thu, 11 Jul 2019 17:49:00 +0200.

Messico, il Popocatépetl è uno dei vulcani più pericolosi al mondo. Quando si fa riferimento ai vulcani più pericolosi che ci sono nel mondo, non si può fare a meno di citare il Popocatépetl che si trova a soli 70 chilometri da Città del Me
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Éruption du volcan Ulawun: l'armée déployée 20 MinutesFri, 28 Jun 2019 18:17:00 +0200.

Jusqu'à 13.000 personnes ont été déplacées et l'état d'urgence a été déclaré © Craig Powell / Niugini Helicopters / AFP Vue d'hélicoptère du volcan Ulawun en éruption, le 26 juin 2019 en Papouasie-Nouvelle Guinée. L’un des volcans les plus
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15:34 | NUAGE DE CENDRES L'armée déployée après l'explosion du volcan ... Fri, 28 Jun 2019 16:46:00 +0200.

Vue d'hélicoptère du volcan Ulawun en éruption, le 26 juin 2019 en Papouasie-Nouvelle Guinée. — Craig Powell / Niugini Helicopters / AFP. L’un des volcans les plus dangereux du monde est entré en éruption en Papouasie-Nouvelle Guinée . Pour
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15:34 NUAGE DE CENDRES L'armée déployée après l'explosion du volcan Ul ... Fri, 28 Jun 2019 16:22:00 +0200.

Vue d'hélicoptère du volcan Ulawun en éruption, le 26 juin 2019 en Papouasie-Nouvelle Guinée. — Craig Powell / Niugini Helicopters / AFP. L’un des volcans les plus dangereux du monde est entré en éruption en Papouasie-Nouvelle Guinée . Pour
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (27), (1), INGV (2), WMO (1), INFORM (2),