Mt. Etna in Sicily

The Most Active Volcano Today

Did you know?

Mt. Etnas geological coordinantes are 32.7551 degrees north and 14.9953 degrees east.

What type of Volcanoe is mount etna?

Mt. Etna is a composite volcanoe.

Mt. Etna actually helps the environment by creating firtile soil and the volcanic ash helps plants grow.

Mt. Etnas crust has changed by the plates puching together constantly. Through eruptions about 80 people were killed in an eruption. A vent had been open and in an escape they were killed.

Are there organisms that are thriving or doing well due to this volcanoe?

Plants are still alive and thriving due to this volcanoe.

When was the last eruption of mt. etna?

April 27th 2013