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Mauritius volcano

Shield 826 m / 2710 ft
Mauritius Island, -20.32°S / 57.65°E
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Mauritius volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than 2.58 million years ago (Pleistocene) No recent earthquakes
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation

Background:

The island of Mauritius, located along the Reunion hot spot track NE of Reunion Island, is a massive shield volcano that was active from 7.8 million years to about 30,000 years ago.
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Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information


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