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Pacific Plate facts for kids

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     The Pacific plate, shown in pale yellow

The Pacific Plate is a tectonic plate beneath parts of the Pacific Ocean.

  • It is the largest tectonic plate (103 million square kilometers)
  • It includes the hot spot which formed the Hawaiian Islands

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Kids robot.svg In Spanish: Placa del Pacífico para niños

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