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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: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL050 EXT W EST VA DTG: 21/1700Z

Friday Sep 21, 2018 17:00 PM |

Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 21 Sep 2018
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 21 Sep 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 16:58 UTC, 21/09/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180921/1700Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KRAKATAU 262000
PSN: S0606 E10525
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 813M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/156
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM, WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL050 EXT W
EST VA DTG: 21/1700Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL050 S0604 E10527 - S0558 E10419 - S0642
E10428 - S0606 E10528 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/2300Z SFC/FL050 S0606 E10527 - S0604
E10527 - S0554 E10419 - S0636 E10426
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 22/0500Z SFC/FL050 S0606 E10527 - S0604
E10527 - S0551 E10419 - S0634 E10425
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 22/1100Z SFC/FL050 S0607 E10527 - S0626
E10420 - S0542 E10424 - S0604 E10527
RMK: VA NOT DISCERNIBLE ON CURRENT SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET
CLOUD OBSCURATION, HOWEVER VA IS STILL EXPECTED IN AREA DUE
TO 21/0900Z VONA AND EARLIER WEBCAM IMAGERY. HEIGHT AND
FORECAST BASED ON 21/0900Z VONA, WEBCAM, ACCESS-R HYSPLIT
RUN AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180921/2300Z

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Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 17 Sep 2018
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Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 16 Sep 2018
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