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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
)Typical 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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Krakatoa (Krakatau) volcano news & eruption updates:
Krakatau Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VONA FOR ERUPTION MOVING S AT 14/0116Z.
Thursday Mar 14, 2019 06:00 AM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVAU04 at 05:57 UTC, 14/03/19 from ADRM
VOLCANO: KRAKATAU 262000
PSN: S0606 E10525
SUMMIT ELEV: 813M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/50
INFO SOURCE: VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VONA FOR ERUPTION MOVING S AT 14/0116Z.
OBS VA DTG: 14/0555Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 14/1155Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 14/1755Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 14/2355Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VONA AT 14/0540Z FOR ERUPTION AT 14/0116Z MOVING SOUTH
WITH ASH HEIGHT NOT VISIBLE DUE TO MET CLOUD. VA OBSCURED BY
MET CLOUD ON SAT IMAGERY AT TIME OF ERUPTION. VA CURRENTLY
UNIDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SAT IMAGERY IN CLEAR CONDITIONS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES
Monday, Feb 18, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ...
Thursday, Feb 14, 2019
A short-lived eruption occurred this morning at Anak Krakatau. At 00:26 local time, seismic instruments showed an eruption signal lasting about 2 and a half minutes. ...
Sunday, Jan 13, 2019
visited the island recently and published the following video of the completely reshaped island of Anak Krakatau: ...
Thursday, Jan 10, 2019
The northern coast of Rakata Island, facing Anak Krakatau, was hit by massive waves (up to approx 30 m high) during the catastrophic landslide and tsunami on the evening of 22 Dec. ...
Tuesday, Jan 08, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 20000 ft (6100 m) altitude or flight level 200 . ...
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