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When it Comes to Volcanic Hazards, It is all About Location

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Date: 2012-04-19 16:36:59
Blog: Eruptions
URL: http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2012/04/when-it-comes-to-volcanic-hazards-it-is-all-about-location/

Summary:

This week a lot of the volcanic focus has been on Mexico’s Popocatepétl and its rumbling – and rightly so. When it comes to volcanic hazards, many times it is all about location, location, location. Popocatepétl is situated within 70 km of a major metropolitan center with a population of over 8 million, so even [...]

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Geographic context:

LocationCountryLatitudeLongitude
ComorosKM-11.651643.36

Keywords:

Eruptions, major metropolitan center, Popocatepétl, rightly, volcanic focus, volcanic hazards

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