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Unformatted text preview: B)Subduction plate boundaries/margins do C) Mount Krakatoa located between the islands of Java and Sumatra is one of the worlds most famous volcanoes known mostly for its eruption in 1883. It is considered a very active volcano with eruptions as recent as this year. Krakatoa's impact on the area around it has been momentous including completely remodeling its immediate area by remodeling the island of Krakatoa and causing huge title waves that destroyed many nearby villages. The official death toll for the 1883 irruption was 36,417. This volcano has also had major world wide effects in that it is estimated that the particulates ejected by the 1883 eruption caused a 1.2 degree Celsius drop in global temperatures the following year....
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This note was uploaded on 10/17/2010 for the course GLG 101 GLG/101 GE taught by Professor Jebainbarasu during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.
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