Active Lava Dome continue to growing at Anak Krakatoa Volcano

Anak Krakatoa Update on April 2012, on Thurday 05,2012, I visited of Post monitoring of known activity of Anak Krakatau continues to increase. Monday last, the amount of seismicity
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Tremor tremor every 3 hours more than 200 times, or about 1000 times

only occurs  rising to 230 up to 300 times on every 3 hours,   then on April 06,2012 I visiting the Anak Krakatoa   and we see the anak krakatoa produce of Volcanic ash plume this continue until Mid day.   and afternoon no much activity for Anak Krakatoa, just steaming and also have produce of Gases.

April 6,2012 Anak Krakatoa Produce of Vulcanic Ash Plume with more than 300 m

 

In The Night I try to Climb Anak krakatoa until to the Top, and to see the Active Lava Dome continuously growing,  not Much time standing at the Top.. and we make camp site at Sertung Island.   Long Night is no eruption, just white smoke with sometimes have litle bit fire from the crater.   and in the Morning 5 am, the anak Krakatoa produce of Vulcanic Ash again and Continuously

 

Anak Krakatoa from Another Island taking from Sertung Island at Night

Start from Nov 2011 contunue ongoing, Anak Krakatau is steaming and Also continue Increase to Build the Lava Dome

 

Anak Krakatau or krakatoa on history

1927 on December, founding by Fisherman.. have new small island grow up, A new island volcano, named Anak Krakatau or Child of Krakatoa

1030s produced lava flows faster than the waves could erode them. Of considerable interest to volcanologists, this has been the subject of extensive study.

1950s Anak Krakatau has grown at an average rate of five inches (13 cm) per week since

1994 This equates to an average growth of 6.8 metres per year. The island is still active, with its most recent eruptive episode having begun.

Active Lava Dome continue to Growing this is after in the Morning anak Krakatoa produce of Vulcanic Ash

2008 this Anak Krakatau reactive Again with Strombolioan Eruption, after more than 7 years Sleep, Produce hot gases, rocks, and lava released. Scientists monitoring the volcano have warned people to stay out of a 3 km zone around the island

2009 May,  Anak Krakatau Reactive also with Strombolian eruption continue until Mid July 2009

2010 start on November until Feb 2011  The eruption is very active with duration 30-50 minutes with explosive eruption

2011 July, only less one months also reactive

2011 September 30 to Oct 5,  Anak Krakatau continues to increase. Monday last, the amount of seismicity
only occurs 5773 times, but on Tuesday, rising to 6,000 up to 7,000 times

Nov 2011 contunue ongoing, Anak Krakatau is steaming and Also continue Increase to Build the Lava Dome

Apr 4, 2012 Produce of Volcanic Ash Plume with more than 300 m, and also Continue Build the Active Lava Dome with Level II status

Produce of Vulcanic Ash on April 7,2012 in The Morning, this still continue until we leave Anak Krakatoa

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