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  • The brilliant sunset effects observed in Europe after the Krakatoa eruption may naturally be attributed to dust of unusual quality or quantity in the upper regions of the atmosphere (see DusT).
  • After the eruption of Krakatoa in 1883, a remarkable series of red sunsets appeared all over the world.
  • The vegetation of Krakatoa was completely exterminated in 1883 by a thick coat of red-hot pumice.
  • Treub found on Krakatoa four species of composites and two grasses.
  • Krakatoa), are also explicable by the diffraction of light.

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