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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 VA EMISSION TO FL070 LAST OBS 03/1020Z.

Thursday Oct 04, 2018 04:45 AM |

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

FVAU0295 at 04:38 UTC, 04/10/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181004/0440Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KRAKATAU 262000
PSN: S0606 E10525
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 813M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/211
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 LAST OBS
03/1020Z.
OBS VA DTG: 04/0440Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0604 E10527 - S0603 E10505 - S0558
E10438 - S0619 E10437 - S0613 E10506 - S0609 E10527 MOV W
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/1040Z SFC/FL070 S0605 E10528 - S0609
E10527 - S0636 E10417 - S0530 E10422
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/1640Z SFC/FL070 S0604 E10528 - S0526
E10424 - S0630 E10417 - S0610 E10527
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 04/2240Z SFC/FL070 S0609 E10526 - S0635
E10417 - S0634 E10417 - S0526 E10424 - S0604 E10528
RMK: VA DISCERNIBLE ON 04/0400Z SAT IMAGERY. HEIGHT AND
FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20181004/1040Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on  3 Oct 2018
Wednesday, Oct 03, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Oct 03, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on  2 Oct 2018
Tuesday, Oct 02, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Hot spots on Krakatau suggesting the presence of lava flows and abundant hot ejecta on Anak Krakatau island (image: MODIS / Univ. Hawaii)
Tuesday, Oct 02, 2018
The eruption of the volcano continues with no signs of weakening. Rather a slight increase in the number of reported explosions and the intensity of the heat signal can be noted on satellite data and the reports from the observatory on the coast who analyze the seismic data. ... [more]
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on  1 Oct 2018
Monday, Oct 01, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
 

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