How Many Volcanoes Are There in the World?

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The exact number of Volcanoes is unknown. There are different types of volcanoes, e.g. volcanic fields with several eruption centers, mountains with single vents, volcanoes on the seafloor. About 1300 volcanoes have erupted in the past 10,000 years.
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is there over 3,5984 vocanoes in the whole word.
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There are about 1500 volcanoes that have been active over the last 10,000
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Mt. Redoubt is about 100 miles from Anchorage, Alaska. On March 15, 2009, Mt. Redoubt had what is called a phreatic explosion, meaning erupting magma came into contact with water,
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There are hundred of millions of dormant volcanoes on land and in the oceans of the world only a few thousand are all currently active.
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