Springerville volcanic field facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSpringerville volcanic field
|Location||Arizona, United States|
|Age of rock||2.1 - 0.3 million years|
|Mountain type||Volcanic field|
|Volcanic arc/belt||Basin and Range Province|
Springerville volcanic field is a monogenetic volcanic field located in east-central Arizona between Springerville and Show Low. The field consists of 405 discrete vents covering approximately 3,000 square kilometers (1,200 sq mi) and is the third-largest such field in the continental United States; only the San Francisco volcanic field and Medicine Lake volcanic field are larger.
|Cerro Hueco||6,516 feet (1,986 m)||unknown|
|Twin Knolls||7,379 feet (2,249 m)||unknown|
|Wolf Mountain||8,284 feet (2,525 m)||unknown|
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