Teide

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Teide

, Teyde
Pico de . a volcanic mountain in the Canary Islands, on Tenerife. Height: 3718 m (12 198 ft.)
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Teide

 

an active volcano on the island of Tenerife, one of the Canary Islands. The Pico de Teide rises to an elevation of 3,718 m. Composed of an ancient caldera and a younger cone, it occupied two-thirds of the island. The last eruption occurred in 1909.

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