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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 FL060 EST VA DTG: 19/1345Z

Monday Nov 19, 2018 13:45 PM |

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

FVAU03 at 13:40 UTC, 19/11/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181119/1345Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KRAKATAU 262000
PSN: S0606 E10525
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 813M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/330
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL060
EST VA DTG: 19/1345Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL060 S0609 E10528 - S0601 E10527 - S0548
E10319 - S0643 E10323 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/1945Z SFC/FL060 S0609 E10528 - S0643
E10323 - S0549 E10319 - S0601 E10527
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/0145Z SFC/FL060 S0609 E10528 - S0601
E10527 - S0548 E10319 - S0643 E10323
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 20/0745Z SFC/FL060 S0609 E10528 - S0646
E10342 - S0548 E10334 - S0601 E10527
RMK: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET
CLOUD OBSCURATION, HOWEVER VA LAST CLEARLY OBS EXT W AT
19/1010Z. INCANDESCENT GLOW VISIBLE ON WEBCAM & HOTSPOT ON
RGB SAT IMAGERY. HEIGHT/FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8
19/1320Z IMAGERY & MODEL GUIDENCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20181119/1945Z

Previous news
Lava flow and possible lava fountaining from Anak Krakatau last night seen from the observatory's webcam near Carita
Monday, Nov 19, 2018
The activity of the volcano has increased yesterday. Available data suggest it might have had a so-called paroxysm, a temporary strong peak of activity including possibly lava fountaining and lava flow emission. ... [more]
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 19 Nov 2018
Monday, Nov 19, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, Nov 18, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 17 Nov 2018
Saturday, Nov 17, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Strong glow from Krakatau seen this afternoon on the volcano observatory's webcam in approx. 40 km distance
Saturday, Nov 17, 2018
The activity of the volcano continues. Our group who visited the island this week reported frequent weak explosions and ash emissions with lots of electric discharges. ... [more]

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