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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: VA TO FL050 EXT W EST VA DTG: 04/0745Z

Wednesday Jul 04, 2018 08:00 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 07:35 UTC, 04/07/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180704/0745Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KRAKATAU 262000
PSN: S0606 E10525
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 813M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/8
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8; VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL050 EXT W
EST VA DTG: 04/0745Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL050 S0605 E10527 - S0602 E10511 - S0609
E10511 - S0608 E10526
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/1345Z SFC/FL050 S0608 E10526 - S0608
E10503 - S0556 E10505 - S0556 E10513 - S0606 E10527
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/1945Z SFC/FL050 S0606 E10527 - S0555
E10513 - S0558 E10503 - S0609 E10503 - S0608 E10526
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 05/0145Z SFC/FL050 S0605 E10527 - S0607
E10526 - S0609 E10502 - S0556 E10503 - S0554 E10511
RMK: VONA ON 04/0133Z INDICATES ONGOING ERUPTION.WEAK PLUME
OBS ON SAT IMG. FORECAST AND MOV BASED ON EC AND ACCESS R
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180704/0745Z

Previous news
Tuesday, Jul 03, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on  3 Jul 2018
Tuesday, Jul 03, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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]
 

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