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Mt Vesuvius Research Paper

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#27 Erick Roque
Mount Vesuvius

Introduction

“BOOM!!! RUMBLE! RUMBLE!” There is a volcano that is about to erupt! But which volcano could it be? It is located in Italy. The volcano that is in Italy is the Mount Vesuvius.

Interesting Facts

Mount Vesuvius is best known for its eruption in AD. 79. According to, “ Mount Vesuvius, Italy: Map, Facts, Eruption Pictures, Pompeii” it says Mount Vesuvius is still an active volcano, but not just an active volcano, it is the only active volcano in all of the mainland of Europe, and it is also known for producing one of the largest eruptions in the continent. Mount Vesuvius is also known for something else, but it is known for a very bad thing. The thing that it is known for is its eruption in 79 AD which destroyed all the Roman cities of Pompeii.

According to the website, “http://blog.degreed.com/top-10-facts-about-mt-vesuvius-and-pompeii/” it says that Mount Vesuvius is one of the most dangerous volcanoes of all time. The only active volcano in the mainland of Europe the volcano is very dangerous because when it erupts, the volcano gets “fast moving current” of rocks and gases. The website also says that even though people had no
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I says that it's eruption in the year 79 AD is the most known and the most Famous eruption that has happened so far right now, and that eruption killed more than 16,000. Mud, ashes, and rocks were burying the cities of Pompeii. Mount Vesuvius is known for covering ashes on the people who were victims to its eruptions but when the victims of the eruptions who were suffocated by the ashes were covered by the ashes and their apparel was covered with the ashes too which also saved or “preserved some “amazing” details of the victim’s
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