Rainbow Mountain volcano
Typical eruption style
Rainbow Mountain volcano eruptions
: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than few million years ago (Pleistocene)
No recent earthquakes
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Rainbow Mountain, located between Mt. Shasta and Medicince Lake volcanoes, is a massive andesitic-dacitic stratovolcano of early Pleistocene age.
---Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information
Panorama view over Vulcano and Vulcanello in the foreground, Salina, Lipari, Panarea (near the rainbow) and in the distant background, Stromboli. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
The rainbow is still there over Vulcanello, a small island that appeared in Roman times and was later joined with Vulcano island. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Rainbow above the "oasis" near the campsite. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
See also: Sentinel hub
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