How Many Active Volcanoes Are in Hawaii?


There are currently only two active volcanoes in Hawaii, Kilauea and Mauna Loa, but some underwater volcanic activity has been recorded recently and may signal the birth of another volcano.
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two: Mauna Loa and Kilauea [on the island of Hawaii]
Volcanic activity in the Aloha State is reserved for the Big Island, since the volcanoes on the other islands are all considered extinct, or "dead. There are five volcanoes on
Hawaii has 10 volcanoes, which is the third highest number of volcanoes in
Often considering only 2 are still active, normally they erupt after earthquakes
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Five volcanoes make up the island of Hawai`i: Kohala, Mauna Kea, Hualalai, Mauna Loa, and Kilauea.
Kohala last erupted about 60,000 years ago and is considered extinct. Mauna Kea last erupted 3,600 years ago and is dormant. Hualalai, Mauna Loa, and Kilauea are active.
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