Comparison of materials emitted by notable volcanic eruptions.

Graphic comparing cubic representations of eruption sizes, from small to large.

Detailed Description

Diagram showing that the three largest Yellowstone eruptions emitted much more material than the eruptions of Mount St. Helens (1980), Mount Pinatubo (1991), Krakatau (1883), Mount Mazama (7,6000 years ageo), and Tambora (1815).

Details

Image Dimensions: 800 x 512

Location Taken: US