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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: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Krakatau volcano eruptions:
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
Typical eruption style:
Explosive. Construction of a cinder cone  island (Anak Krakatau) inside the caldera formed by the 1883 eruption. Frequent strombolian activity.
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Krakatau volcano news & eruption updates:

Krakatau volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL050 OBS VA DTG: 03/0730Z

Tuesday Jul 03, 2018 07:45 AM |

Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on  3 Jul 2018
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 3 Jul 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 07:30 UTC, 03/07/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180703/0730Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KRAKATAU 262000
PSN: S0606 E10525
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 813M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/4
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL050
OBS VA DTG: 03/0730Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL050 S0604 E10525 - S0607 E10527 - S0610
E10524 - S0617 E10511 - S0605 E10457 - S0603 E10501 - S0605
E10512 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/1330Z SFC/FL050 S0604 E10525 - S0607
E10527 - S0624 E10501 - S0601 E10456
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/1930Z SFC/FL050 S0608 E10527 - S0616
E10458 - S0557 E10456 - S0604 E10527
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 04/0130Z SFC/FL050 S0605 E10527 - S0609
E10526 - S0613 E10456 - S0552 E10458
RMK: VA CONTINUOUS ERPTION TO FL050 OBS ON SAT IMAGERY.
HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 03/0700Z IMAGERY AND
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180703/1330Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 29 Jun 2018
Friday, Jun 29, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Monday, Jun 25, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Eruption from Anak Krakatau this morning (photo from Andi's local guide and friend in Carita, Lanik and Roman)
Friday, Jun 22, 2018
It seems that the volcano is indeed heading into a new eruptive phase. Another explosion occurred at Krakatau this morning, as our expedition organizer Andi reported (see attached picture). [more]
Ash eruption from Krakatau on 19 June 2018 (image: Juhdi Black via Aris Yanto / facebook.com/NdesoNdeso)
Wednesday, Jun 20, 2018
A small eruption occurred yesterday from the volcano, producing an ash cloud that rose a few hundred meters before dissipating. ... [more]
Seismic trace of Krakatau this morning, showing no significant signs of activity (image: Andi / VolcanoDiscovery)
Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017
The volcano stopped erupting as our correspondent Andi who is currently at the volcano observatory reported. ... [more]

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