Volcano Side Vent?


A volcanic vent is an opening found in the earth's crust through which molten lava, volcanic gases and rocks pass through onto the land surface or into the atmosphere. The lava pours out of fissure vents before making lava channels that drain into the atmosphere.
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A volcano vent is an opening or a channel. It's a rupture from the crust or the surface of the earth. This vent lets the lava, ash, gases, and the steam to rise to the surface.
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