Anak Krakatoa eruption, Indonesia

Anak Krakatoa eruption, Indonesia
Anak Krakatoa eruption, Indonesia
Anak Krakatoa eruption, August 2018, Indonesia. Photo: James Reynolds

This very dangerous volcano is the child of the old Krakatoa that erupted in 1883. It was the most powerful recorded volcanic eruption of all times and it killed thousands of people. On August 2018, its child Anak Krakatoa erupted again, and again it killed lots of people. This volcano has an explosive activity. Indonesia is located on the Pacific Ring of Fire. The country has 127 active volcanoes.