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What is Krakatoa?

Krakatoa, or Krakatau, is a volcano near the Indonesian island of Rakata in western Indonesia, in the Sunda Strait between Java and Sumatra.
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Where is Krakatoa?

Krakatoa lies in the Sunda Strait, between Java and Sumatra in theIndonesian province of Lampung. It is near the Indonesian island ofRakata.
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When do Krakatoa explode?

it exploded in may 1883 and it also exploded in February 14 2011 and alot of other times
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Does Krakatoa have a son?

In a sense: continued eruptions at Krakatoa/Krakatau since 1927 have built a new island, called Anak Krakatau (child of Krakatoa).
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Is it called Mt Krakatoa or Krakatoa?

Either is correct. Krakatoa, or Krakatau, is a volcano near the Indonesian island of Rakata in western Indonesia, and it is also referred to as Mt Krakatoa.
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What is krakatau and Krakatoa and anak Krakatoa?

Krakatoa was a volcanic island in Indonesia Java and Sumatra. The island collapsed into the sea during a cataclysmic eruption in 1883. Continued volcanic activity caused new ( Full Answer )
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How was Krakatoa named?

There are several theories as to the origin of the name. See Sources and related links for more information.
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What city is Krakatoa in?

Krakatoa is in the Indonesian area so it is in Indonesia that is what i know and last eruption it had was in 2011 that wasn't that long ago.
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What are stromboli and Krakatoa?

Both Stromboli and Krakatoa are volcanic islands formed bystratovolcanoes. Stromboli is in the Mediterranean Sea off thecoast of southern Italy. It has erupted almost continuo ( Full Answer )
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What lava is in Krakatoa?

Krakotoa lava was known to be made of dacite or rhyolite. This explains the magnitude of the eruption. I hope this helped. :)