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Caldera 813 m (2,667 ft.) / Anak Krakatau: 189 m
Sunda Strait, Indonesia, -6.1°S / 105.42°E
Current status: kleine activiteit of uitbarsting waarschuwing (3 out of 5)
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Krakatau vulkaanuitbarstingen:
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:
Explosieve. Bouw van een sintelkegel eiland (Anak Krakatau) in de caldera gevormd door de 1883 uitbarsting. Frequente Strombolian activiteit.
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Krakatoa (Krakatau) volcano news & eruption updates:

Krakatau volcano (Sunda Strait, Indonesia) activity update: steaming, seismic unrest

Thursday Jun 04, 2015 11:05 AM | DOOR: T

PVMBG reported that during 22 April-25 May diffuse white plumes rose 25 m above Anak Krakatau, although foggy weather often prevented observations.
Seismicity was high during May, and continued to be dominated by shallow and deep volcanic earthquakes, and signals indicating emissions. The Alert Level remained at 2 (on a scale of 1-4). Residents and visitors were warned not to approach the volcano within 1 km of the crater.
(Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 20-26 May 2015)
Vorig nieuws
Monday, Mar 31, 2014
New activity might have started at the volcano. An aircraft reported having sighted an ash plume from Anak Krakatau this afternoon at 10,000 ft (3 km) altitude. ... [meer...]
Thursday, Oct 03, 2013
Activity has been low during the past months, and it seems no eruptions have taken place since 28 or 29 March this year. Activity currently consists of weak steaming / degassing. [meer...]
Our group on the rim of Anak Krakatau's crater
Thursday, Jun 27, 2013
The group of our current trekking tour on Java climbed the summit of Anak Krakatau on 24 June. Climbing there was very difficult, because of many hot fumarolic spots and strong degassing. The summit of Anak Krakatau is now higher than before the Sep 2012 eruption. One active vent was remaining in the west part. [meer...]
Explosion from Krakatau on 28 March 2013 (Photo: Oystein Lund Andersen)
Monday, Apr 01, 2013
A small eruption took place at the volcano from 11th-12th March. The eruption produced Andesite volcanic bombs which littered the old crater rim and produced ... [meer...]
Monday, Oct 01, 2012
A visitor to Anak Krakatau yesterday told us that there were no explosions, but strong degassing from the crater. [meer...]

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