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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: CONTINUOUS ERUPTION TO FL060 EXT NW OBS VA DTG: 17/0100Z

Monday Sep 17, 2018 01:15 AM |

Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 17 Sep 2018
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 17 Sep 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 01:01 UTC, 17/09/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180917/0100Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KRAKATAU 262000
PSN: S0606 E10525
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 813M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/139
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS ERUPTION TO FL060 EXT NW
OBS VA DTG: 17/0100Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 S0604 E10528 - S0611 E10527 - S0604
E10433 - S0553 E10427 - S0547 E10438 MOV NW 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/0700Z SFC/FL060 S0603 E10527 - S0609
E10527 - S0622 E10428 - S0605 E10406 - S0547 E10429
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/1300Z SFC/FL060 S0603 E10528 - S0559
E10425 - S0616 E10406 - S0631 E10429 - S0610 E10528
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 17/1900Z SFC/FL060 S0604 E10527 - S0610
E10527 - S0630 E10430 - S0610 E10401 - S0551 E10429
RMK: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS PARTIALLY VISIBLE THROUGH MET
CLOUD ON 17/0040Z SAT IMAGERY. HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON
HIMAWARI-8 AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180917/0700Z

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