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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 FL040 MOV NW 5KT OBS VA DTG: 18/1810Z

Saturday Aug 18, 2018 18:15 PM |

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

FVAU0300 at 18:06 UTC, 18/08/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180818/1806Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KRAKATAU 262000
PSN: S0606 E10525
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 813M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/94
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL040 MOV NW 5KT
OBS VA DTG: 18/1810Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL040 S0608 E10525 - S0607 E10527 - S0546
E10530 - S0544 E10507 - S0559 E10510 MOV NW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/0010Z SFC/FL040 S0607 E10525 - S0548
E10511 - S0547 E10534 - S0607 E10526
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/0610Z SFC/FL040 S0607 E10525 - S0607
E10527 - S0545 E10532 - S0551 E10507
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/1210Z SFC/FL040 S0607 E10525 - S0600
E10506 - S0546 E10508 - S0546 E10529 - S0546 E10529 - S0607
E10527
RMK: VA VISIBLE ON RGB AND VIS SAT IMAGERY. VA HEIGHT AND
FORECAST MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180819/0010Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 18 Aug 2018
Saturday, Aug 18, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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]
 

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