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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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Krakatoa (Krakatau) volcano news & eruption updates:
Krakatau Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VONA 23/0507 FOR ERUPTION. VA HEIGHT UNCONFIRMED.
Tuesday Apr 23, 2019 05:30 AM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVAU01 at 05:23 UTC, 23/04/19 from ADRM
VOLCANO: KRAKATAU 262000
PSN: S0606 E10525
SUMMIT ELEV: 813M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/61
INFO SOURCE: VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VONA 23/0507 FOR ERUPTION. VA HEIGHT
OBS VA DTG: 23/0520Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 23/1120Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 23/1720Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 23/2320Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VONA 23/0507Z RECEIVED FOR ERUPTION. VA NOT OBSERVED ON
SATELLITE IMAGERY. SOME MET CLOUD IN AREA. ADVISORY WILL BE
RE-ISSUED IF 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. ...
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