Volcanoes

By: Natalie

Mt. Fuji

  • Composite Volcano
  • Active
  • Has an elevation of 12,388 feet (3776 meters)
  • Last erupted December 16, 1707
  • Japan's tallest mountain
  • Formed in 286 BCE by an earthquake
  • 60 miles southwest of Tokyo (100 kilometers)
  • The base of the volcano is 78 miles around (125 kilometers)
  • Has a tundra climate
  • Climbed about 200,000 times per year

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Negro Cerro:

  • Cinder Cone volcano
  • Has a latitude of 12.51
  • Has a longitude of -86.70
  • Has an elevation of 2388 feet (728 meters)
  • Located in the country of Nicaragua
  • Last erupted in 1999
  • World's youngest volcano