skip to main content

Content language

PREFERRED TERM
vulcanian eruption  
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • Eruption characterized by the explosive ejection of fragments of new lava, commonly incandescent when they leave the vent but either solid or too viscous to assume any appreciable degree of rounding during their flight through the air. With these there are often breadcrust bombs or blocks, and generally large proportions of ash
DESCRIPTION
  • Eruption characterized by the explosive ejection of fragments of new lava, commonly incandescent when they leave the vent but either solid or too viscous to assume any appreciable degree of rounding during their flight through the air. With these there are often breadcrust bombs or blocks, and generally large proportions of ash
IDENTIFIER
  • vulcanianEruption
TITLE
  • vulcanian eruption
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/EventProcessValue/vulcanianEruption
Download this concept:
EQUIVALENT CONCEPTS