On Two Fat Ladies she was known as “krakatoa” for her temper, and once put two would-be muggers in intensive care.
During the krakatoa eruption no gale of special violence occurred, and the region is one of comparative calms.
But krakatoa: that's the explanation that the scientists gave.
krakatoa was uninhabited, and no satisfactory map or chart of it had been made.
But this was not the Great Eruption of krakatoa—only a rehearsal, as it were.
These, with krakatoa, are merely the higher parts still remaining above water of the ring or lip of the ancient crater.
All this, and a great deal more, was caused by the dust of krakatoa!
Unusually cold periods, that lasted for months, followed the terrible eruption of krakatoa in 1883 and of Katmai in 1912.
The second is named krakatoa by its eccentric owner, Captain Roy.
Dacite is the lava of krakatoa and some of the volcanoes of Japan.