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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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Mayon has always been the most active volcano in the Philippines.
Mayon is quite special because it is our most active volcano and like many stratovolcanos, its activity is quite difficult to predict,' said Ma.
Manila [Philippines], Jan 23 ( ANI ): A massive volcanic eruption took place in the Philippines' most active volcano, Mount Mayon, spewing lava and sending a huge amount of ash and smoke into the sky, late on Monday.
Working on an active volcano is a pretty special opportunity," Patrick says.
Summary: Two Italian daredevils have become the first people to speed fly down Europe's biggest and most active volcano.
VISIT The 10,890ft Mt Etna, tallest active volcano in Europe, which is still one of the most active in the world.
KILAUEA: K1lauea is an active volcano in the Hawaiian Islands, and one of five shield volcanoes that together form the Big Island.
Sakurajima, an active volcano in Kagoshima Prefecture, explosively erupted late Thursday for the 897th time this year, breaking its annual record for the third consecutive year, the local observatory said.
The country's most active volcano is central Jawa's Marapi, which killed
THE world's most active volcano is Mount Etna on Sicily (pictured left).
The one on Barren Island is the only active volcano in Indian territory; it's also the northernmost active volcano along the great line of explosive volcanoes called the Andaman-Sumatra- Java arc.
SCIENTISTS have discovered a huge active volcano under Antarctica.