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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 REPORTED TO FL020 MOV N AT 22/1047Z.

Wednesday Aug 22, 2018 11:15 AM |

Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 22 Aug 2018
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 22 Aug 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 11:03 UTC, 22/08/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180822/1100Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KRAKATAU 262000
PSN: S0606 E10525
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 813M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/97
INFO SOURCE: VONA, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA REPORTED TO FL020 MOV N AT 22/1047Z.
OBS VA DTG: 22/1100Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL020 180/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 22/1700Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 22/2300Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 23/0500Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY. VONA FOR ERUPTION TO
FL020 MOV N. ERUPTION FROM A VENT LOWER THAN VOLCANO SUMMIT.
A NEW ADVISORY WILL BE ISSUED IF SITUATION CHANGES.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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

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