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Caldera 813 m (2,667 ft.) / Anak Krakatau: 189 m
Sunda Strait, Indonesia, -6.1°S / 105.42°E
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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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Krakatau volcano news & eruption updates:
Krakatau Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION REPORTED BY GROUND OBSERVER OBS VA DTG: 04/1415Z
Thursday Apr 04, 2019 14:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 4 Apr 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVAU02 at 14:15 UTC, 04/04/19 from ADRM
VOLCANO: KRAKATAU 262000
PSN: S0606 E10525
SUMMIT ELEV: 813M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/59
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION REPORTED BY GROUND OBSERVER
OBS VA DTG: 04/1415Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/2015Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/0215Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 05/0815Z NOT AVBL
RMK: VONA RECEIVED 04/1357Z REPORTING ERUPTION TO UNKNOWN
HEIGHT. VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET
CLOUD. NO WINDS PROVIDED AS ERUPTION HEIGHT UNKNOWN.
ADVISORY WILL BE UPDATED IN NEW INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES
Saturday, Mar 30, 2019
The volcano remains restless and produces small to moderate explosions from time to time (every few days on average): earlier today, VAAC Darwin relayed a ground report of a steam-and-ash plume that rose to 1200 m altitude and drifted NE. read all
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