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active volcano

[′ak·tiv ‚väl′kā·nō]
(geology)
A volcano capable of venting lava, pyroclastic material, or gases.
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As part of Phivolcs' monitoring procedures for moderate to large earthquakes occurring near active volcanoes, the agency said it will continue to closely monitor earthquake events in relation to any activity that may be associated to Mt.
A trip to Gobustan gives you a great chance to see these amazing active volcanoes from very close distance.
Located 130 kilometers (70 miles) from Kagoshima, Kuchinoerabu-jima is an active volcano that has erupted several times within the last 100 years.
Sicily [Italy], Dec 25 ( ANI ): Europe's highest and most active volcano, Mount Etna erupted on Monday (local time), causing an earthquake of 3.3.
Kilauea is one of the youngest and the most active volcanoes in the world.
The Philippines, which has about 22 active volcanoes, lies in the "Ring of Fire", a line of seismic faults surrounding the Pacific Ocean where earthquakes and volcanic activity are common.
Fountains of lava, similar to fireworks, are thrown up to a height of 700 meters over Mayon, the most active volcano in the Philippines.
KEVIN McCLOUD'S ESCAPE TO THE WILD (Channel 4, 9pm) THE Grand Designs presenter travels to the foothills of the Andes in Chile to meet a family of five from south London who quit the daily grind to build a new home in the shadow of an active volcano.
WE LOVE REALITY KEVIN McCLOUD'S ESCAPE TO THE WILD (Channel 4, 9pm) THE Grand Designs presenter travels to the foothills of the Andes in Chile to meet a family of five from south London who quit the daily grind to build a new home in the shadow of an active volcano.
Kick'em Jenny is an active volcano lying on the sea bed of the Caribbean Sea, to the north of Grenada.
MOSKOVA (CyHAN)- The highest active volcano in Russia has thrown out an enormous ash cloud up to six kilometers high, the Emergency Services Ministry said Saturday.
"Working on an active volcano is a pretty special opportunity," Patrick says.