Nyamuragira

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Nyamuragira

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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.
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 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.
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 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.
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, 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.