View of the crater from the west; a prominent lava tongue, forming a dark path, but no more alimented, had been emplaced in the days before the collapses on 11 July on the upper western flank. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Krakatoa explodes In the afternoon of 17 Oct, a particularly violent explosion occurred at Anak Krakatau, blasting away a portion of the southern crater rim. A similar event might have been the final trigger for the catastrophic landslide that let the cone collapse and cause a devastating tsunami on 22 Dec 2018.
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