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Caldera 813 m (2,667 ft.) / Anak Krakatau: 189 m
Sunda Strait, Indonesia, -6.1°S / 105.42°ECurrent status
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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
), 2019-ongoingTypical 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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Krakatau volcano news & eruption updates:
Krakatau Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL080, LAST REPORTED 31/0651Z MOV E
Tue, 31 Dec 2019, 21:30
21:30 PM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVAU02 at 21:26 UTC, 31/12/19 from ADRM
VOLCANO: KRAKATAU 262000
PSN: S0606 E10525
SUMMIT ELEV: 813M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/109
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL080, LAST REPORTED
31/0651Z MOV E
EST VA DTG: 31/2130Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0607 E10523 - S0603 E10524 - S0554
E10553 - S0624 E10550 - S0619 E10531 MOV E 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/0330Z SFC/FL080 S0607 E10523 - S0603
E10524 - S0554 E10551 - S0621 E10551 - S0618 E10530
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 01/0930Z SFC/FL080 S0607 E10523 - S0603
E10524 - S0554 E10553 - S0620 E10551 - S0618 E10535
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 01/1530Z SFC/FL080 S0607 E10523 - S0603
E10524 - S0600 E10553 - S0621 E10551 - S0616 E10531
RMK: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SAT IMAGERY DUE TO
EXTENSIVE MET CLOUD IN AREA, HOWEVER CVGHM HAVE REPORTED
ONGOING ERUPTION AT 31/0651Z MOVING EAST. HEIGHT AND FCST
BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, JAKARTA 31/1200Z SOUNDING,
31/0651Z VONA AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200101/0330Z
The activity at the volcano has increased during the past days. Small to moderate explosive activity seems now to have become more frequent if not nearly continuous. ... read all
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