Campi Flegrei


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Campi Flegrei,

region and volcanic caldera, Italy: see Phlegraean FieldsPhlegraean Fields
, Ital. Campi Flegrei, fertile volcanic region, Campania, S Italy, along the Tyrrhenian Sea between Pozzuoli and Naples. It is named for ancient Phlegra, in Macedonia, where in mythology the battle between the giants and the gods took place.
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The researchers successfully tested the new approach with data from the Campi Flegrei caldera in Italy, one of the Earth's highest-risk volcanoes, and it often looks like a lawn covered in molehills.
Researchers used the seismic noise of waves crashing against the coastline near Campi Flegrei, which last erupted 500 years ago, to map the volcano's inner structure.
Keywords: Michele Sovente, Campi Flegrei, Napoli, poesia contemporanea, ecocritica.
Especially the campi flegrei caldera (naples, Italy) is a significant threat to the eu, As a large scale eruption is foreseen within the coming century.
Campi Flegrei last erupted in 1538 and has recently (http://www.ibtimes.com/italy-supervolcano-near-mount-vesuvius-may-soon-erupt-scientists-say-2591185) shown signs of activity , including tremors and magma movement below the surface.
Just west of Naples, Italy, the ground swells and strains around the Campi Flegrei caldera, mythical home of the Roman fire god Vulcan.
(2) Istituto Nazionale di Ottica, CNR, Via Campi Flegrei 34, 80078 Pozzuoli, Italy
They include sites in Yellowstone National Park in the United States, Campi Flegrei in Italy and Santorini and its accompanying islands.
The use of IFSAR and glassical geodetic techniques for caldera unrest episodes: application to the Campi Flegrei uplift event of 2000, Journal of Vulcanology and Geothermal Research 133(1-4): 247-260.
(1) Istituto di Chimica Biomolecolare, CNR, Via Campi Flegrei 34, 80078 Pozzuoli, Naples, Italy; (2) Department of Zoology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel; (3) Centro de Modelacao Ecologica IMAR, FCT/UNL, Quinta da Torre, 2825-114 Monte da Caparica, Portugal; (4) Universidade Lusofona de Humanidades e Tecnologias, A.
They examined Stromboli, Vesuvius and Campi Flegrei, in Italy, and Teide, on the Spanish island of Tenerife.