Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-01036
Explosive eruptions, such as this one in October 1978, occurred at Anak Krakatau from July to November. Initially, explosions occurred at intervals of 15-30 minutes, decreasing to intervals of 30-60 minutes in October before the eruption ended in November.
Photo by J. Matahelumual, 1978 (Volcanological Survey of Indonesia).
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Galleries: Explosive Eruptions | Ash Plumes and Ashfall
Keywords: ash | ash plume | eruption