Sugarloaf Peak facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSugarloaf Peak
|Elevation||9,287 ft (2,831 m) NAVD 88|
|Prominence||591 ft (180 m)|
|Location||Coconino County, Arizona, U.S,|
|Topo map||USGS Sunset Crater West|
|Mountain type||rhyolite dome|
|Volcanic field||San Francisco volcanic field|
Sugarloaf is a rhyolite dome located just below the San Francisco Peaks in Flagstaff, Arizona. It formed after the sideways eruption of the mountain, which occurred in a similar fashion to the 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens.
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