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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 TO FL080, LAST REPORTED 31/0651Z MOV E

Wednesday Jan 01, 2020 09:45 AM | BY: VN

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

FVAU02 at 09:29 UTC, 01/01/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200101/0930Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: KRAKATAU 262000
PSN: S0606 E10525
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 813M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/2
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL080, LAST REPORTED
31/0651Z MOV E
EST VA DTG: 01/0930Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL080 S0607 E10523 - S0603 E10524 - S0558
E10554 - S0624 E10550 - S0618 E10535 MOV E 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/1530Z SFC/FL080 S0607 E10523 - S0603
E10524 - S0602 E10553 - S0625 E10550 - S0616 E10531
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 01/2130Z SFC/FL080 S0607 E10523 - S0603
E10524 - S0605 E10553 - S0627 E10550 - S0620 E10531
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 02/0330Z SFC/FL080 S0607 E10523 - S0603
E10524 - S0605 E10553 - S0627 E10550 - S0620 E10531
RMK: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SAT IMAGERY DUE TO
EXTENSIVE MET CLOUD IN AREA. CVGHM LAST REPORTED ONGOING
ERUPTION AT 31/0651Z MOVING EAST. VA HEIGHT AND FCST BASED
ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, JAKARTA 31/1200Z SOUNDING, VONA AND
MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200101/1530Z

Previous news
Wednesday, Jan 01, 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Dec 31, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Krakatau volcano on 31 Dec 2019
Tuesday, Dec 31, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Dec 31, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Strombolian eruption at Krakatau yesterday (image: PVMBG)
Monday, Dec 30, 2019
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. ... [more]
 

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