What Is an Active Volcano?

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An active volcano is one that currently vents lava or gases or has the capability of doing so. Mountains that are considered to be volcano active often erupt or have erupted in recorded history.
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An active volcano is a volcano that may erupt at any given moment. This means that inside the volcano there is still lava erupting. Scientist try to predict when a volcano will erupt
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An active volcano is a volcano that is currently erupting or one that has erupted at one time in human history. Examples of mountains that have erupted in less than 100 years are Mt. Etna in Italy, Mt. Nyamuragira in the republic of Congo and Mt. Kilauea in Hawaii.
An active volcano is a type of a volcano that is venting gases and lava or there is a capability of erupting. For a volcano to be considered as active, it must have erupted not more than 600 years from the present time. These volcanoes are found in mid Atlantic regions where tectonic plates are converging or diverging.Examples are Arenal volcano in Costa Rica and Masaya volcano in Nicaragua.
An activity volcano is a volcano that is capable of erupting at any time. When it erupts, it may release gases, lava and other procylastic material. Mauna Loa, in Hawaii is the largest active volcano in the world; and has erupted a total of 33 times.
An active volcano is one that is currently or may likely erupt in the future. Upon eruption, various substances are released into the atmosphere. These include gases, lava and other pyroclastic materials; which are destructive as well as enriching soil fertility.
An active volcano is a volcano that has a recent history of eruption and continues to have a possibility for an eruption. Active volcanoes are located all over the world. You can find more information here: http://www.universetoday.com/guide-to-space/earth/active-volcano/
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