The powerful eruption of Mount Kelud on Indonesia’s Java island resulted in the deaths of at least four people and forced the evacuation of more than 100,000 people from the area.
Feb. 17, 2014Students clean a schoolyard that was covered with volcanic ash following an eruption of Mount Kelud in Kediri in East Java, Indonesia. The eruption of the 5,680-foot-high mountain late Thursday was one of the most dramatic to hit Indonesia in recent years, with ash falling as far as 370 miles away. Trisnadi/AP
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