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Lyle and lizzie

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Lyle and lizzie

  1. 1. Hekla By: Lyle Morin And Lizzie Morales
  2. 2. Hekla <ul><li>Heckla is in the </li></ul><ul><li>country of Iceland. </li></ul><ul><li>It’s Latitude is 64 </li></ul><ul><li>Degrees North. </li></ul><ul><li>It’s Longitude is </li></ul><ul><li>19.7 Degrees West. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Hekla <ul><li>Hekla is a Stato/Composite Volcano. </li></ul><ul><li>It is still active and it’s last eruption was in 2000 </li></ul><ul><li>In 2000 Hekla erupted 4 times! </li></ul><ul><li>It has erupted 23 times in the past 900 years </li></ul>
  4. 5. Hekla <ul><li>Hekla is near the </li></ul><ul><li>city of Reykjavik. </li></ul><ul><li>About 120,000 people </li></ul><ul><li>live near this volcano. </li></ul><ul><li>It is very explosive and </li></ul><ul><li>can cause a lot of damage. </li></ul><ul><li>The hazardous level is high. </li></ul>
  5. 6. Hekla <ul><li>Hekla is highly silicic. </li></ul><ul><li>Has Andesitic magma </li></ul><ul><li>It has a Low Viscosity. </li></ul><ul><li>On a Divergent plate boundary </li></ul>
  6. 7. Hekla <ul><li>This eruption caused much darkness because the volcano continued to erupt for about 3 weeks. The region experienced a lot of death and famine with the volcanic eruption. </li></ul><ul><li>Entire country was covered by the ash. </li></ul>
  7. 8. <ul><li>This ash goes </li></ul><ul><li>into the air and </li></ul><ul><li>eventually falls </li></ul><ul><li>back down. </li></ul>
  8. 9. <ul><li>Hekla is about 4892 ft tall. </li></ul>

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