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Caldera 813 m (2,667 ft.) / Anak Krakatau: 189 m
Sunda Strait, Indonesia, -6.1°S / 105.42°ECurrent status
: minor activity or eruption warning
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| ReportsKrakatau volcano videosKrakatau volcano books | ToursKrakatau 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
), 2019-ongoingTypical eruption style:
Explosive. Construction of a cinder cone island (Anak Krakatau) inside the caldera formed by the 1883 eruption. Frequent strombolian activity.Last earthquakes nearby
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Krakatau volcano news & eruption updates:
Krakatau volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA OBS TO FL070 MOV WNW AT 23/0700Z.
Sunday Sep 23, 2018 07:30 AM |
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 23 Sep 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVAU0295 at 07:27 UTC, 23/09/18 from ADRM
VOLCANO: KRAKATAU 262000
PSN: S0606 E10525
SUMMIT ELEV: 813M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/165
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA OBS TO FL070 MOV WNW AT 23/0700Z.
OBS VA DTG: 23/0730Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0609 E10526 - S0604 E10528 - S0558
E10517 - S0544 E10503 - S0550 E10442 - S0614 E10449 - S0609
E10511 MOV W 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 23/1330Z SFC/FL070 S0608 E10527 - S0613
E10451 - S0546 E10436 - S0535 E10502 - S0605 E10528
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 23/1930Z SFC/FL070 S0605 E10528 - S0535
E10503 - S0545 E10435 - S0615 E10448 - S0609 E10527
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 24/0130Z SFC/FL070 S0605 E10528 - S0609
E10527 - S0612 E10438 - S0543 E10428 - S0532 E10451
RMK: VA OBS ON SAT IMAGERY MOV WNW AT 23/0700Z. HEIGHT AND
FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, JAKARTA 23/0000
SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180923/1330Z
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