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A dormant volcano is an active volcano that is not erupting, but supposed to erupt again. An extinct volcano has not had an eruption for at least 10,000 years and is not expected to erupt again in a comparable time scale of the future.
The Quill; The dormant volcano as seen from the remains of St. Louis Battery: Elevation: 601 m (1,972 ft) Prominence: 601 m (1,972 ft) Location.
The term dormant volcano is applied during the period between eruptions to those volcanoes thought to be potentially active. The site chosen for the painting is a view across the bays of the dormant volcano Rangitoto which dominates Auckland's skyline.
List of active volcanoes includes volcanoes which are erupting, or have erupted in modern times. Many volcanos have erupted dozens of times in the past few thousand years, but are not erupting at this moment. Some scientists consider a volcano active if it has erupted in the holocene (historic times) period. Most volcanoes live many thousands of years and erupt many times.
The Dormant Volcano Mysteriously Erupts is the twelfth episode of Transformers: The Headmasters. It first aired in Japan on September 25, 1987 on Nippon TV. The Autobots race to rescue a Peruvian village when the Decepticons cause a nearby volcano to erupt.
A supervolcano is a large volcano that has had an eruption with a Volcanic Explosivity Index (VEI) of 8, the largest recorded value on the index. This means the volume of deposits for that eruption is greater than 1,000 cubic kilometers (240 cubic miles).
The Big Island of Hawaii is home to Volcano National Park and hosts the most active volcano in the world, Kilauea. This volcano is a shield volcano - it has a domed shaped with gently sloping sides.