Indonesia's disaster agency had earlier said that a tsunami could strike the Sunda Strait, between Java and Sumatra islands, ...
At least 168 people have been killed and 745 injured after a tsunami triggered by a volcano eruption struck the beaches of Indonesia's Sunda Strait Saturday night, officials have reported. The tsunami ...
The rising death toll comes after an eruption of the nearby Krakatoa volcano caused deadly waves to smash into ... the Sunda Strait – the latest in a succession of disasters to strike the archipelago ...
Situated in the Sunda Strait is the volcano responsible for the tsunami that killed 222 people - Anak Krakatau The waves came without warning, destroying hundreds of buildings, sweeping away cars and ...
While tsunamis are often triggered by earthquakes, in this case experts believe the deadly waves were generated by an eruption of the Anak (or “child of”) Krakatoa volcano, which could have caused a ...
The eruption of the Krakatoa volcano triggered underwater landslides which in turn caused the tsunami. Krakatoa stands between the islands of Sumatra and Java. Because it was not brought on by an ...
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In the latest natural disaster to strike Indonesia this year ... The eruption of the Anak Krakatau volcano, the name of which translates to “Child of Krakatoa,” on Saturday night local time is thought ...
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PARIS (AFP) - Another tsunami could strike Indonesia, experts warned on Sunday (Dec 23 ... "The likelihood of further tsunamis in the Sunda Strait will remain high while Anak Krakatau volcano is going ...
Stephen Sparks, a volcanologist who works at the University of Bristol, said the Cumbre Vieja volcano in the Canary Islands could soon erupt. And, alarmingly, if it does, a killer wave could strike ...
The latest large temblor to strike the summit happened about 4:50 a.m. Thursday. It was a magnitude 5.3, and no tsunami was generated. Hawaiian Volcano Observatory said the explosion also resulted in ...
PARIS, France — Another tsunami could strike Indonesia, experts warned on Sunday ... caused by an underwater collapse" of part of the Anak (or "child of") Krakatoa volcano, said David Rothery of The ...