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: 06 Nov 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: 28 Jun 2019 06:11 UTC

GDACS Score

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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
6 06 Nov 2019 00:00 DARWIN

Exposed population

The eruption happened in Papua New Guinea , Province of Madang (population 250,000) . The nearest places are Dugulaba Number 1, Bodua, Bieng, Yawar, Awaro, Bogia, Rugasak, Sisimangun, Sepa, Wanam, and Singarin.

Radius Population
100 km 200000 people
75 km 140000 people
50 km 89000 people
30 km 31000 people
20 km 4000 people
10 km 3300 people
5 km 1400 people
2 km no people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Madang Papua New Guinea 250000 people

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Dugulaba Number 1 Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 4 km
Bodua Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 5 km
Bieng Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 6 km
Yawar Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 20 km
Awaro Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 21 km
Bogia Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 23 km
Rugasak Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 23 km
Sisimangun Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 24 km
Sepa Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 24 km
Wanam Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 27 km
Masawara Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 28 km
Iku Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 28 km
Gabun Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 29 km
Yambainbai Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 30 km
Bimat Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 32 km
Waremis Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 33 km
Kwongam Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 33 km
Naupi Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 33 km
Sepen Number 1 Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 33 km
Mekera Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 33 km
Sangam Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 34 km
Banang Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 35 km
Botbot East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 36 km
Buik East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 37 km
Bilau Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 38 km
Hatzfeldthaven Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 38 km
Mikarup Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 39 km
Hatzfeldthafen Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 40 km
Tung Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 40 km
Mari Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 41 km
Gurube Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 41 km
Ariangon Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 41 km
Tangu Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 42 km
Bunapae East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 42 km
Schlenitz Island East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 43 km
Dinam Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 43 km
Moresada Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 43 km
Purpur East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 44 km
Daidem East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 44 km
Bunapas Mission East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 44 km
Ambung Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 44 km
Beidup Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 45 km
Mugamat Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 45 km
Suat Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 46 km
Gora Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 46 km
Warinung East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 46 km
Turupard Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 47 km
Wadaginam Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 47 km
Temnu East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 47 km
Barit Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 48 km
Zanung East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 48 km
Arengen Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 49 km
Marangis East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 49 km
Morasapa Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 50 km
Taringi East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 52 km
Bekun East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 52 km
Yakiba Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 52 km
Umbo Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 52 km
Waba Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 53 km
Kokun East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 53 km
Buwarame Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 53 km
Malala Mission Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 54 km
Mango Mango Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 55 km
Aminten Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 55 km
Ambok Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 57 km
Rurunat Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 57 km
Gugubar Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 58 km
Avunkum Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 58 km
Bam I East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 58 km
Watam East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 58 km
Kopa East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 59 km
Gwaia East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 59 km
Tumandapuar Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 59 km
Medibur Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 59 km
Ereivanun Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 61 km
Dakit East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 61 km
Ulatabun Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 62 km
Sikon Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 62 km
Tutang Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 64 km
Mawock Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 64 km
Manmong East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 65 km
Iangare Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 65 km
Zukin East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 65 km
Waiutang Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 67 km
Ibubue Madang Papua New Guinea Village6 - 69 km
Sambadam Madang Papua New Guinea Village5 - 69 km
Singarin East Sepik Papua New Guinea Village5 - 70 km

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Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

Airports

Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft) Distance
Awar AWR unknown 0 21 km
Daup DAF unknown 0 73 km
Josephstaal JOP 68 0 74 km
Wanuma WNU unknown 0 96 km

Ports

Name LOCODE Country Distance
Potsdam Harbor Papua New Guinea 20 km

Dams

Nuclear plants

More information

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