Anak Krakatoa News

News about: Anak Krakatau Volcano Activity updates (Indonesia>Sunda Strait, Banten)

Sunday Sept 2nd, 2012

A new phase of activity of Anak Krakatoa has started. A massive eruption occured early today, produced ash plume and ash fall reached Sumatera (Lampung province ), reaching approx 90 eruptions per day. Anak Krakatoa spewed red hot lava up to 300 M above its peak and more than 100 volcanic quakes.

Monday 9 July, 2012

Today we saw that Anak Krakatau is still going on venting smoke and gas from summit crater. back to normal level.

After earthquake in Aceh on April 11, 2012 we visited on Anak Krakatau and we saw that Anak Krakatau produced ash eruption reaching 100 - 500 meter height, no explosion


A recent visit to Anak Krakatoa on Wednesday July 27, 2011. The activity of Anak Krakatoa was  still erupting which starting from January. Sometimes produced strong explosions and also ash plumes up to 1000 m  high and rocks projected a bit further than the summit cone itself. At night, sometimes incandescense was seen