Volcanoes of Italy

2017-07-29T04:50:18+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Mount Epomeo, Mount Etna, Linosa, Phlegraean Fields, Stromboli, Vivara, Vulsini, Strombolicchio, Vulcano, Alban Hills, Salina, Sicily, Lake Avernus, Monte Amiata, Monte Vulture, Mount Vesuvius, Campi Flegrei Mar Sicilia, Monte Nuovo, Solfatara (volcano), List of volcanoes in Italy, Mount Barbaro flashcards Volcanoes of Italy
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  • Mount Epomeo
    Mount Epomeo (Italian: Monte Epomeo) is the highest mountain on the volcanic island of Ischia, in the Gulf of Naples, Italy.
  • Mount Etna
    Mount Etna (pronunciation: /ˈɛtnə/; Italian: Etna [ˈɛtna] or Mongibello [mondʒiˈbɛllo], Sicilian: Mungibeddu [mʊndʒɪbˈbɛɖɖʊ] or â Muntagna, Latin: Aetna) is an active stratovolcano on the east coast of Sicily, Italy, in the Metropolitan City of Catania, between the cities of Messina and Catania.
  • Linosa
    Linosa (Sicilian: Linusa) is one of the Pelagie Islands in the Sicily Channel of the Mediterranean Sea.
  • Phlegraean Fields
    The Phlegraean Fields (Italian: Campi Flegrei [ˈkampi fleˈɡrɛi]; from Greek phlego φλέγω, "to burn") are a large volcanic area situated to the west of Naples, Italy.
  • Stromboli
    Stromboli (Italian pronunciation: [ˈstromboli]; Sicilian: Struògnuli, Ancient Greek: Στρογγύλη, Strongulē) is a small island in the Tyrrhenian Sea, off the north coast of Sicily, containing one of the three active volcanoes in Italy.
  • Vivara
    Vivara is a satellite islet of Procida, one of the three main islands in the Gulf of Naples.
  • Vulsini
    Vulsini, also known as Volsini volcano, Vulsini Volcanic District, Vulsini Volcanic Complex and the Vulsinian District, is a circular region of intrusive igneous rock in Lazio, Italy, about 87 km (54 mi) to the north northwest of Rome, containing a cluster of calderas known to have been active in recent geologic and historical times.
  • Strombolicchio
    Strombolicchio is a sea stack of volcanic origin 2 km (1.2 mi) to the northeast of the island of Stromboli in the Aeolian Islands of Italy.
  • Vulcano
    Vulcano (Sicilian: Vurcanu) is a small volcanic island in the Tyrrhenian Sea, about 25 km (16 mi) north of Sicily and the southernmost of the eight Aeolian Islands.
  • Alban Hills
    The Alban Hills (Italian Colli Albani) are the site of a quiescent volcanic complex in Italy, located 20 km (12 mi) southeast of Rome and about 24 kilometres (15 mi) north of Anzio.
  • Salina, Sicily
    Salina is an island in the Aeolian Islands (Italian: Isole Eolie, Sicilian: Ìsuli Eoli) north of Sicily, southern Italy.
  • Lake Avernus
    Lake Avernus (Italian: Lago d'Averno) is a volcanic crater lake located in the Avernus crater in the Campania region of southern Italy, around 4 km (2.5 mi) northwest of Pozzuoli.
  • Monte Amiata
    Mount Amiata is the largest of the lava domes in the Amiata lava dome complex located about 20 km northwest of Lake Bolsena in the southern Tuscany region of Italy.
  • Monte Vulture
    Mount Vulture (pronounced "Vooltooreh") is an extinct volcano located 56 km (35 mi) north of the city Potenza in the Basilicata region (Italy).
  • Mount Vesuvius
    Mount Vesuvius (pronunciation: /vᵻˈsuːviəs/; Italian: Monte Vesuvio [ˈmonte veˈzuːvjo], Latin: Mons Vesuvius [mõːs wɛˈsʊwɪ.ʊs]; also Vesevus or Vesaevus in some Roman sources) is a somma-stratovolcano located in the Gulf of Naples of Campania, Italy, about 9 km (5.6 mi) east of Naples and a short distance from the shore.
  • Campi Flegrei Mar Sicilia
    Campi Flegrei del Mar di Sicilia is a field of submarine volcanoes located south-west of Sicily.
  • Monte Nuovo
    Monte Nuovo is a cinder cone volcano within the Campi Flegrei caldera, near Naples, southern Italy.
  • Solfatara (volcano)
    Solfatara is a shallow volcanic crater at Pozzuoli, near Naples, part of the Campi Flegrei volcanic area.
  • List of volcanoes in Italy
    This is a list of active and extinct volcanoes in Italy.
  • Mount Barbaro
    Mount Barbaro or Mount Gauro in Italy Monte Barbaro or Monte Gauro, is one of the eruptive vents of the Phlegraean Fields, a volcanic field of Italy located in Campania.