Volcano Name:Krakatau Smithsonian Inst ID (SI_VNUM): 262000
Alternate Name:
Anak Krakatau
Cracatoa
Krakatao
Krakatoa
Perboewatan
Perbuwatan
Rakata
Volcano Type:Caldera(s)
Latitude: -6.1016666670
Longitude: 105.4227778000
Region:Indonesia Sub Region:Indonesia
Date Entered:02/05/2012
 
Eruption Details
Eruption Start Date:20/5 /1883 Date Error:
Eruption End Date: Dating Technique:Historical records
Eruption Date Quality:High quality Preferred Date:Y
Bulk DRE Volume (km3): 12.400 (Literature)
Bulk deposit volume (km3): 20.000 (Literature)
Magnitude : 6.500 (Literature)
Maximum Column Height (km): 50.000 (Literature)
Maximum Intensity : 12.080 (Calculated)
Maximum VEI : 6.000 (Literature)
Magma: Dacite
Calculated Density:
Rock Classification:
Dacite
Eruption Start Date:416 Date Error:
Eruption End Date: Dating Technique:Historical records
Eruption Date Quality:High quality Preferred Date:Y
Bulk DRE Volume (km3): >= 0.040 (Assumed)
Bulk deposit volume (km3): >= 0.100 (Assumed)
Magnitude : 7.100 (Literature)
Maximum VEI : 6.000 (Literature)
Magma: Rhyolite
Calculated Density:
Rock Classification:
Rhyolite

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