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Krakatau volcano
Caldera 813 m (2,667 ft.) / Anak Krakatau: 189 m
Sunda Strait, Indonesia, -6.1°S / 105.42°E
Current status: menor actividad o una advertencia erupción (3 out of 5)
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Erupciones del volcán Krakatau:
1530, 1680-81, 1684, 1883 (Plinian eruption), 1927-30, 1931-32, 1932-34, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938-40, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1946-47, 1949, 1950, 1952, 1953, 1955, 1958-59, 1959-63, 1965(?), 1969(?), 1972-73, 1975, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1988, 1992-93, 1994-95, 1996, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2007-8, April 2009-early 2010, Oct 2010 - March 2011, July-Oct 2011, Jan-May + Sep 2012, 2015(?), 2017, 2018 (22 Dec eruption & tsunami)
Typical eruption style:
Explosivo. La construcción de un cono de ceniza isla (Anak Krakatau) dentro de la caldera formada por la erupción de 1883. Frecuente actividad estromboliana.
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Krakatoa (Krakatau) volcano news & eruption updates:

lun, 31 dic 2018, 15:34
Anak Krakatau island seen 30 Dec 2018 (author unknown / Dongeng Geologi via facebook)
A fresh aerial image from Anak Krakatau has appeared on the very active Volcanoes and Volcanism group on facebook: ...màs [leer todo]
dom, 30 dic 2018, 21:13
Comparison of Anak Krakatau's coast line seen on 29 Dec with a satellite image before the eruption (26 Nov 2018) (image: Sentinel-2 / ESA)
A new high-resolution satellite image taken yesterday allows an update on the dramatic effects the 22 Dec collapse has had on Anak Krakatau island: ...màs [leer todo]
jue, 1 ene 1970, 00:00
El Oct 17, explosiones fueron particularmente violentas en el Anak Krakatau. Mostramos una serie de imágenes de una espectacular explosión de corta distancia en barco. 2 meses más adelante, el cono de Anak Krakatau se derrumbó en el mar la noche del 22 de diciembre de 2018, desencadenando un tsunami catastrófico (más información). ...màs
sáb, 29 dic 2018, 10:09
Krakatoa seen yesterday from the coast - Anak Krakatau is no longer visible, only small ash and steam plumes rising from behind Sertung (image: VSI webcam)
The activity at the volcano continues at reduced rate. Steam explosions have been more intermittent and smaller during the past 2 days, generating plumes that rose a few hundred meters only. ...màs [leer todo]
vie, 28 dic 2018, 16:12
After almost 6 days of an almost non-stop ash plume to 55,000ft following the devastating collapse, Darwin VAAC reports that activity has finally subsided with only very minor emissions. No updates about local conditions at the moment.
jue, 27 dic 2018, 12:40
Krakatau with steam explosions seen yesterday (image: Sutopo Purwo Nugroho @Sutopo_PN / twitter)
The violent explosive activity caused by magma-water interaction continues at the volcano, from the area where the summit cone collapsed on 22 Dec and now exposes the vent to sea water. ...màs [leer todo]
mar, 25 dic 2018, 11:58
Exaggerated cross section and bathymetry of the Krakatau caldera, showing the flank collapse modeled in 2012 (image: Giachetti et al, 2012)
Sometimes, science has already answers for tragic events, but their voice is not heard or underestimated at the time. The Indonesia tsunami disaster two days ago is such an example: What happened on 22 Dec 2018 had actually already been described and warned about for years in amazing detail: ...màs [leer todo]
lun, 24 dic 2018, 15:46
A version with the start of the explosion filmed in Oct slowed down 10x where you can see how it breaks through the cone itself: ...màs [leer todo]
lun, 24 dic 2018, 14:58
The triggering cause of Saturday's tsunami is still being discussed. A common and likely interpretation is a landslide, which could have been caused by either, or a combination of: ...màs [leer todo]
jue, 1 ene 1970, 00:00
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