Krakatau volcano (Sunda Strait, Indonesia) activity update: a few explosions occured, first since Feb 2020

Wed, 25 Mar 2020, 08:31
08:31 AM | BY: MARTIN
An ash plume from Krakatau volcano today (image: PVMBG)
An ash plume from Krakatau volcano today (image: PVMBG)
An ash plume from Krakatau volcano captured by satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
An ash plume from Krakatau volcano captured by satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
After a month of calm, activity of the volcano continues at moderately levels. PVMBG reported that several small explosions occurred from the active crater. An ash plumes reached 3,000 ft (914 m) altitude.
Additionally recorded 6 volcano-tectonic earthquakes and 1 volcanic tremor.
There is a 2 km exclusion zone around the main crater in place.
Source: Pusat Vulkanologi dan Mitigasi Bencana Geologi volcano activity update 25 March 2020

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