Teide

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Teide

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

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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FROM a distance, appearing very small in the east, the pyramid of Pico del Teide emerges from the clouds above the Atlantic Ocean.
Off to one side, like a proud pyramid, Pico del Teide itself rises 3,718 meters above the Atlantic Ocean.