Mauna Loa

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Mauna Loa

Mauna loa is a shield volcano located along the Hawaiian emperor chain in the Pacific Ocean.It is also an island arc.

Mauna Loa!!

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Location

Did you know the slow drift of the pacific plat will eventually carry mauna loa away from its hotspot within 500,000 to 1 millon years from now.

USA, Hawaii. The volcano, Mauna Loa is located on The Island of Hawaii. It is about 155 degrees W longitude and about 20 degrees north latitude.

1) The Mauna Loa is the world's largest volcano.2) When Mauna Loa erupts, its eruptions are huge and produce large rivers of lava that harm the town of Hilo.

Interesting Fact

The Mauna Loa shares the properties of island arc volcanos,and has mainly effusive eruptions,producing directions

The Mauna Loa is active and its last eruption was Friday March 25,1984

Mauna loa is a shield volcano located along the Hawaiian emperor chain in the Pacific Ocean.It is also an island arc.


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