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Aug 25

Ten Interesting Facts . . . Volcanoes

Ten Interesting Facts . . . Volcanoes   1.The biggest volcano in our solar system is on Mars. Olympus Mons is 600 km (373 miles) wide and 21 km (13 miles) tall. 2.Volcanoes are measured by the Volcano Explosivity Index. VEI Ejecta volume Classification Description Plume Frequency Examples 0 < 10,000 m³ Hawaiian non-explosive < …

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