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Active and Potentially Active Hawaiian Volcanoes
File Name
Data Type spreadsheet
Computer Program Microsoft Excel 2000
File Size 42.00 KB - 2 files [ pdf,xls ]
Expert Level Middle School (Grade 6-8)
Contributor ERESE Database Team
Source Garcia et al. 1998
Hawaii Center of Volcanism, SOEST
Resource Matrix Hotspots and Absolute Plate Motion
This spreadsheet shows 7 of the younger Hawaiian island volcanoes and data regarding their eruption type, year of last eruption and current eruption status. From this data set it can be concluded that as plate motion moves a volcano further from the hotspot eruption activity will eventually cease.
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