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Dangerous Volcanoes

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Mt Redoubt location
Alaska
Mt Redoubt last eruption
March 22,2009
Mt Redoubt type of volcano
Composite
Why is Mt Redoubt dangerous?
Ashes and lahars
What type of volcano is Popocatepeti
Composite/Strato
Mt Popocatepeti location
Mexico
Mt Popocatepeti last eruption
2005- present
Why is Mt Popocatepeti dangerous
Large population; chance of a lahar
Mt Nevada Del Ruiz type of volcano
Composite
Mt Nevada Del Ruiz last eruption
1994
Mt Nevada Del Ruiz location
Columbia
Mt Nevada Del Ruiz danger
Most active and least research
Mt Nyirangongo type
composite
Mt Nyirangongo location
democratic republic of congo
Mt Nyirangongo last eruption
2011
Mt Merapi type
composite
Mt Merapi location
indonesia
Mt Merapi last eruption
Oct 26,2010
Mt Merapi dangers
lots of ash and pyroclastic flow
Mt Krakatoa type
composite
Mt Krakatoa location
Indonesia
Mt Krakatoa last eruption
1883
Mt Vesuvius type
composite
Mt Vesuvius location
italy
Mt Vesuvius last eruption
1944
Mt Vesuvius danger
near large population
Mt Tambora type
composite
Mt Tambora location
Indonesia
Mt Tambora last eruption
1815
Mt Paricutin type
cinder cone
Mt Paricutin location
Mexico
Mt Paricutin last eruption
1952
Mt Pelee type
composite
Mt Pelee location
Martinique
Mt Pelee last eruption
1932
Mt Etna type
composite
Mt Etna location
Italy
Mt Etna last eruption
May 16, 2015
Mt Mauna Loa/ Kilauea type
shield
Mt Mauna Loa/ Kilauea location
Hawaii
Mt Mauna Loa/ Kilauea last eruption
June 29, 1983