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Nyamulagira,active volcano (11,033 ft/3,058 m), S VirungaVirunga
, volcanic range of mountains, E Congo, N Rwanda, and SW Uganda, central Africa, NE of Lake Kivu. It extends along the eastern rim of the Great Rift Valley and separates the basins of the Nile and Congo rivers.
..... Click the link for more information. range, in E Congo (Kinshasa) near the Rwanda border, N of Lake KivuKivu,
lake, 1,042 sq mi (2,699 sq km), 55 mi (89 km) long, on the Congo-Rwanda border, E central Africa; highest lake in Africa (4,788 ft/1,459 m). It is drained by the Ruzizi River, which flows S into Lake Tanganyika.
..... Click the link for more information. and 15 mi (25 km) N of Goma, in S Virunga National Park. A broad, masssive shield volcano located across the East African Rift Valley from NyiragongoNyiragongo
, active volcano (c.11,400 ft/3,475 m), S Virunga range, in E Congo near the Rwanda border, NE of Lake Kivu and 12 mi (19 km) N of Goma, in S Virunga National Park.
..... Click the link for more information. , it is Africa's most active volcano in historic times. There is a lava lake in its summit caldera. The extensive lava flows from its eruptions at times have reached Kivu's shore.