ash cone

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ash cone

[′ash ‚kōn]
(geology)
A volcanic cone built primarily of unconsolidated ash and generally shaped somewhat like a saucer, with a rim in the form of a wide circle and a broad central depression often nearly at the same elevation as the surrounding country.
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Most striking was the creation of a completely new volcanic cone.
It's shaped like a volcanic cone, the highest point is at nearly 2,000m in the middle, and has been called a miniature continent with the sand dunes of Maspalomas on the coast to the mountains and ravines in the centre.
It's shaped like a volcanic cone, the highest point is at nearly 2,000 metres in the middle, and has been called a miniature continent with the sand dunes of Maspalomas on the coast to the mountains and ravines in the centre.
Located in the Celebes Sea of the Western Pacific Ocean, Sipadan was formed from living corals growing on top of an extinct underwater volcanic cone, and rises 600 metres from the seabed.
Mount Ararat is a snowcapped volcanic cone, located in extreme northeast Turkey.
Fuji on the flanks of another volcanic cone, and treated us like royalty.
The material thrown up from its 1,000m volcanic cone created a huge vacuum.
The view from the terrain's gentle slope is sensational, too, the offshore waters punctuated dramatically by the islands of Kahoolawe and Lanai, the sliver of Molokini's volcanic cone and the hump of the West Maui Mountains.
Ahead of us rose Stromboli's volcanic cone, smoking.
n Gunung Batur: The volcanic cone offers spectacular views.
It is set in a volcanic cone that opens itself up to the Pacific.