Krakatau volcano news & eruption updates:
Saturday, Nov 13, 2010
Anak Krakatau volcano (Sunda Strait, Indonesia), activity report 9-11 Nov 2010: strong ash eruptions
A small group of VolcanoDiscovery visited Krakatau between 9-11 November: During this time, we observed strong ash emissions from the summit crater, a twin crater with two craters separated by a narrow ridge, one breached to the SE at the same position of the older summit crater and one facing to the NW. The 2007-2009 crater and lava dome complex to the S beneath the summit crater are mostly covered, but still morphologically visible. ...more [read all]
Friday, Oct 29, 2010
Anak Krakatau started a new eruption, our volcanologist guide Doni reports from Indonesia. Explosions (near the summit?) created a new crater on its eastern side.
Monday, Aug 02, 2010
During a recent visit to Krakatau from 12-14 July on one of our tours, ash eruptions were observed, producing plumes of several hundreds of meters. During night, however, no incandescence was seen.