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World's Tallest Active Geyser Erupts for 3rd Time in 2018

  • Geologists have reported that world’s largest active geyser - Steamboat Geyser in Yellowstone National Park - has erupted for the third time in a span to 3 weeks. The latest water eruption took place on Friday morning (April 27) at around 6.30am local time. Before this, the last two eruptions took place on March 15 and April 19, 2018. Yellowstone’s Steamboat Geyser didn’t erupt in the last 4 years. The earlier major activities were observed on July 31, 2013 (the largest one in recent times) followed by the one on September 3, 2014. Steamboat Geyser is the tallest active geyser of the world that can shoot water column up to 115 metres.