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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 EXTD SW AND FL030 EXTD N.

Sunday Oct 28, 2018 01:15 AM |

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

FVAU0295 at 00:59 UTC, 28/10/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181028/0100Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KRAKATAU 262000
PSN: S0606 E10525
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 813M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/293
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 EXTD SW
AND FL030 EXTD N.
OBS VA DTG: 28/0100Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL030 S0608 E10525 - S0552 E10513 - S0547
E10526 - S0607 E10528 MOV N 5KT SFC/FL070 S0606 E10528 -
S0633 E10518 - S0620 E10503 - S0604 E10524 MOV SW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 28/0700Z SFC/FL030 S0608 E10525 - S0602
E10504 - S0547 E10509 - S0543 E10525 - S0606 E10528
SFC/FL070 S0605 E10527 - S0626 E10533 - S0626 E10516 - S0614
E10506 - S0604 E10524
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 28/1300Z SFC/FL030 S0608 E10528 - S0608
E10523 - S0551 E10509 - S0543 E10518 - S0544 E10532
SFC/FL070 S0605 E10524 - S0605 E10527 - S0623 E10542 - S0631
E10527 - S0622 E10509
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 28/1900Z SFC/FL030 S0608 E10524 - S0551
E10511 - S0544 E10524 - S0549 E10537 - S0608 E10527
SFC/FL070 S0605 E10523 - S0604 E10526 - S0611 E10540 - S0622
E10534 - S0622 E10523
RMK: VA PARTIALLY OBSCURED ON SAT IMAGERY DUE TO HIGHER
BASED MET CLOUD. HEIGHT AND FCST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8,
JAKARTA 27/1200Z SOUNDING AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20181028/0700Z

Previous news

Saturday, Oct 27, 2018
Some spectacular shots of vulcanian explosions close-up, by expedition leader Galih. [more]
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 25 Oct 2018
Thursday, Oct 25, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 24 Oct 2018
Wednesday, Oct 24, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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]

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