Santorini is a Greek island in the Aegean Sea. The old name of the island is Thera. The 1950 eruption produced a small lava dome. About 1200 B.C. there was also a great eruption and its following tidal wave may have destroyed the Minoan culture of Crete.
Avastatud: 24-9-1960 Avastamiskoht: Palomar Avastajad: van Houten, C. J., van Houten-Groeneveld, I., Gehrels, T.