How many earthquakes occurred after the eruption of Tambora?

Answer The 1815 volcanic eruption of Mount Tambora in Sumbawa, Indonesia, occurred before the use of modern seismographs and recording equipment, so the number of earthquakes that occurred after the erupt... Read More »

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How many earthquakes happened after the Tambora eruption?

There is no concrete record of the number of earthquakes associated with the 1815 Tambora eruption. Limited communication between countries and the lack of general understanding of how earthquakes ... Read More »

Does Mauna Loa have a quiet eruption or explosive eruption?

The Mauna Loa volcano on the big island of Hawaii has quiet eruptions. Whether a volcano has quiet or explosive eruptions depends on the level of gas in the magma. Explosive eruptions have high lev... Read More »

How many times has tambora erupted?

Mount Tambora, which is located in Indonesia, has erupted six total times. Its largest eruption took place in 1815 and killed more than 83,000 people; to date it is considered one of the world's la... Read More »

How many homes did Mount Tambora destroy?

When Mount Tambora erupted in April 1815, the volcano eruption and subsequent tsunami destroyed the homes of 35,000 people, according to the Encyclopedia Britannica. Located on Sumbawa Island in In... Read More »