Krakatoa
geographical name see Krakatau

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  • Krakatoa — Krakatau (id) L Anak Krakatau le 7 février 2008 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Krakatoa — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Krakatoa Elevación 813 m Ubicación Indonesia Coordenadas …   Wikipedia Español

  • Krakatōa — Krakatōa, Insel in der Sundastraße (Südasien); hat malaiische Ew., gute Waldung, viel Schildkröten …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Krakatoa — (nombre indonesio Krakatau) es un volcán cerca de la isla indonesia de Rakata en Sunda Strait. Localización: . Estaba localizada cerca de la región de subducción de la placa Indo Australiana bajo la placa Euroasiática. Ha entrado en erupción en… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Krakatoa — ou Krakatau île volcanique entre Java et Sumatra; éruption du volcan Perbuatan en août 1883 (40 000 victimes) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Krakatoa — also Krakatua a mountain that is an active ↑volcano in the Sunda Strait near Indonesia. In 1883 it ↑erupted and caused the deaths of 36,000 people …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Krakatoa — This article is about the volcano. For other uses, see Krakatoa (disambiguation). Krakatoa An early 19th century illustration of Krakatoa Elevati …   Wikipedia

  • Krakatoa — or Krakatau Island volcano in the centre of the Sunda Strait, between Java and Sumatra, Indonesia. Its eruption in 1883 was one of the most catastrophic in history. Its explosions were heard in Australia, Japan, and the Philippines, and large… …   Universalium

  • Krakatoa — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel Krakatoa – Das größte Abenteuer des letzten Jahrhunderts Originaltitel Krakatoa, East of Java …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Krakatoa — noun a volcanic island made of ʻaʻā lava in the Sunda Strait between the islands of Java and Sumatra in Indonesia Syn: Krakatau …   Wiktionary

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