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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 TO FL070 LAST OBS AT 24/0550Z, MOV SW OBS VA DTG: 24/1650Z

Wednesday Oct 24, 2018 17:00 PM |

Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 24 Oct 2018
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 24 Oct 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 16:49 UTC, 24/10/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181024/1650Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KRAKATAU 262000
PSN: S0606 E10525
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 813M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/281
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL070 LAST OBS AT 24/0550Z, MOV SW
OBS VA DTG: 24/1650Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0603 E10525 - S0607 E10528 - S0650
E10451 - S0626 E10431 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 24/2250Z SFC/FL070 S0606 E10528 - S0653
E10452 - S0628 E10433 - S0603 E10526
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 25/0450Z SFC/FL070 S0606 E10528 - S0602
E10525 - S0624 E10430 - S0653 E10452
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 25/1050Z SFC/FL070 S0606 E10528 - S0653
E10453 - S0623 E10429 - S0602 E10525
RMK: VA NOT IDENTIFABLE ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO OBSCURATION BY
MET CLOUD. HEIGHT AND MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20181024/2250Z

Previous news
Wednesday, Oct 24, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 23 Oct 2018
Tuesday, Oct 23, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Latest Sentinel-2 L1C image from 22 Oct 2018 showing the new lava flow from Anak Krakatau (image: Sentinel Hub / ESA)
Monday, Oct 22, 2018
The activity at the volcano has again picked up during the past 24 hours: explosions have increased in numbers and a new lava flow has started to descend slowly from the summit crater's southern rim. ... [more]
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 22 Oct 2018
Monday, Oct 22, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Monday, Oct 22, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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