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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: minor activity or eruption warning (3 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 (22 Dec eruption & tsunami)
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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Krakatoa (Krakatau) volcano news & eruption updates:

Krakatau volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL040 MOV NW 5KT OBS VA DTG: 18/0010Z

Saturday Aug 18, 2018 00:15 AM |

Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 18 Aug 2018
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 18 Aug 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 00:10 UTC, 18/08/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180817/0010Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KRAKATAU 262000
PSN: S0606 E10525
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 813M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/91
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL040 MOV NW 5KT
OBS VA DTG: 18/0010Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL040 S0607 E10526 - S0555 E10527 - S0552
E10520 - S0558 E10516 - S0607 E10524 MOV NW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/0610Z SFC/FL040 S0607 E10526 - S0606
E10506 - S0551 E10509 - S0551 E10526 - S0606 E10527
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/1210Z SFC/FL040 S0607 E10526 - S0605
E10526 - S0551 E10520 - S0558 E10505 - S0614 E10511
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/1810Z SFC/FL040 S0607 E10526 - S0614
E10511 - S0558 E10505 - S0551 E10520 - S0605 E10526
RMK: VA VISIBLE ON RGB AND VIS17/2340Z SAT IMAGERY. VA
HEIGHT AND FORECAST MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180818/0610Z

Previous news
Large vulcanian explosion at Krakatau on 13 Aug (image: Andi Rosadi / VolcanoDiscovery Indonesia)
Friday, Aug 17, 2018
The activity at the volcano has been intense during the past week. Our expedition leader just returned from our Volcano Special expedition last week with a few lucky clients and reported: ... [more]
Friday, Aug 17, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 16 Aug 2018
Thursday, Aug 16, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Aug 14, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 11 Aug 2018
Saturday, Aug 11, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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