krakatoa

Before the tsunami that killed hundreds, Krakatoa’s massive eruption in 1883 rocked the world

  • The force of the explosions during the 1883 eruption was reportedly 10,000 times stronger than the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima
  • The eruption sent a plume of ash 27km into the air, affecting weather patterns across the globe for years, and plunging the surrounding area into darkness for days
Topic |   Volcanoes

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