Kōrero: Historic volcanic activity

Sizes of New Zealand volcanic eruptions (2 o 2)

Sizes of New Zealand volcanic eruptions

These diagrammatic ash clouds give an indication of the size of eruptions in New Zealand in relation to the major, well-known eruptions of St Helens (USA), Pinatubo (Philippines) and Tambora (Indonesia).

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Source: Bruce Houghton and others. Eruption! Mt Ruapehu awakes. Auckland: Viking, 1996.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Eileen McSaveney, Carol Stewart and Graham Leonard, 'Historic volcanic activity - Eruptions in early history', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/diagram/6885/sizes-of-new-zealand-volcanic-eruptions (accessed 4 December 2020)

He kōrero nā Eileen McSaveney, Carol Stewart and Graham Leonard, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006