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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Par%C3%ADcutin

Parícutin is a cinder cone volcano located in the Mexican state of Michoacán, near the city of ... Volcanic activity here has created the Central Mexican Plateau and rock ... Parícutin erupted from 1943 to 1952, unusually long for this type of volcano, and .... However, the eruption did cause a number of changes both social and ...

www.softschools.com/facts/wonders_of_the_world/paricutin_volcano_facts/418

It is famous because it is the youngest volcano to form in the Northern ... The lava flow from the volcano smothered the Mexican villages of Paricutin and San ...

www.unmuseum.org/7wonders/paricutin.htm

Area: Lava field covers 10 square miles (25 square km). Eruption: 1943 to 1952. Type of Volcano: A scoria (or cinder) cone. Discovered: ... While the residents of Paricutin might have been happy about the work they got as extras in the movie, it was hardly compensation for the damage the volcano did. In June of 1943 lava  ...

www.geology.sdsu.edu/how_volcanoes_work/Paricutin.html

The eruption of the Paricutin scoria cone from 1943 to 1952 marks the first time ... the earth in front of them swell upward and crack to form a fissure 2-2.5 m across. ... I was so stunned I hardly knew what to do . . . or what to think . . . and I ... not see them and I thought that they must have taken the oxen to the spring for water.

easyscienceforkids.com/all-about-paricutin

All about Paricutin Easy Science for Kids - Image of the Paricutin Eruption ... It has not erupted since. No one ... Question: Do volcanoes always grow so quickly ?

volcano.oregonstate.edu/paricutin

Rarely do volcanologist get to watch the birth, growth, and death of a volcano. Paricutin provided such an opportunity. The eruption that created Paricutin began  ...

pubs.usgs.gov/gip/volc/eruptions.html

Feb 5, 1997 ... Some volcanoes may exhibit only one characteristic type of eruption ... of Parícutin Volcano in 1947 demonstrated a "Vulcanian"-type eruption, ...

www.amusingplanet.com/2014/08/paricutin-volcano-that-grew-out-of.html

Aug 20, 2014 ... Rarely do volcanologist get to watch the birth, growth, and death of a volcano. ... Paricutin is the youngest volcano to form in the Northern Hemisphere. ... For weeks before the eruption, the inhabitants of this village had been ...

pubs.usgs.gov/bul/0965c/report.pdf

Area covered by lava of Paricutin volcano to end of 1944____ 286. 97. Area covered ... more salic. Composition::; of plagioclase megaphenocrysts average near An1o, ... erupted specimens have lower refractive indices than those of early erupted speci- mens ... and xenolith do not usually exceed a few millimeters in width.

volcanohotspot.wordpress.com/2015/03/13/paricutin-mexico-my-first-volcano

Mar 13, 2015 ... Paricutin current day showing cinder cone and lava flow http://kmapes.weebly ... the belt toward the eastern end as does Guadalajara toward the western end. ... in the belt with varying composition between dacite and rhyolite magmas. ... It exhibits significant mid-plate style activity (think New Mexico), has ...