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Groppo volcano

Stratovolcano 930 m / 3,051 ft
Ethiopia, 11.73°N / 40.25°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Groppo volcano eruptions: unknown, no recent eruptions No recent earthquakes
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Groppo volcano is a small 930-m-high alkali rhyolitic stratovolcano located in the western Afar near the Ethiopian escarpment, NE of Dessye. The volcano was considered to have been active during the past 2000 years (IAVCEI, 1973).
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