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June 01, 2010 02:19PM
cladking Wrote:
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Utah Volcanoes

Utah contains the three main types of volcanoes. The following is a brief introduction to Utah's volcanoes; only several of numerous volcanoes are mentioned.
Stratovolcanoes

Stratovolcanoes erupted in western Utah between about 40 to 25 million years ago. At this time, Utah was closer to a continental-oceanic plate boundary where an oceanic plate (Farallon) was subducting underneath the North American continental plate. Stratovolcanoes are found at these types of plate boundaries.
Stratovolcano - Mount Rainer and Mt. St. Helens (left background) rise above the surrounding landscape in Washington. These are a few of the active volcanoes in the Cascade Range. Mt. St. Helens boasts the most recent eruption (1980).
Photo credit: Marli Miller, Earth Science World Image Bank. Mount Rainier

Today’s active stratovolcanoes include those in the Cascade Range in Washington, Oregon, and California where an oceanic plate (Juan de Fuca) is subducting underneath the North American continental plate.

Two examples of Utah’s stratovolcanoes are Mount Belknap in the Tushar Mountains and Monroe Peak on the Sevier Plateau.

Because these volcanoes are old and have been extensively eroded, it is difficult to distinguish the original volcano shapes.
Shield Volcanoes and Cinder Cones

Shield volcanoes and cinder cones started to erupt about 12 million years ago after plate motions and resulting crustal forces changed.

Compressional forces had eased, and the crust started to stretch between the Wasatch Range in Utah and the Sierra Nevada Range in California. This extension created splintered zones in the Earth’s crust where magma rose to the surface creating shield volcanoes and cinder cones.

The most recent volcanic activity in Utah occurred about 600 years ago in the Black Rock Desert (Millard County).

From here: [geology.utah.gov]

Answer: Enough to have created a cold water geyser.

Contrast that with Giza, where there's nothing. Nada. Zip.

Anthony

You can lead a horse to water but you can't make him think.
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Cenotes and pyramids.

cladking May 25, 2010 11:21AM

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Emerald Tablet

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Re: Cenotes and pyramids.

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Re: Cenotes and pyramids.

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Re: Cenotes and pyramids.

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A little?

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r sense of logical debate fails you with this oft repeated mantra!

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Clad da Vinci???

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Re: Clad da Vinci???

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Jammer...

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Difficulties of translating religious texts

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Warwick L Nixon June 03, 2010 01:24PM

Brilliant quote...

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to this I must reluctantly respond

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imho this is a waste of all our valuable time...

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to this I must reluctantly respond

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Re: Brilliant quote...

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Citation problem

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cladking June 01, 2010 01:12PM

Since you ask...

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Re: Since you ask...

Khazar-khum June 02, 2010 03:15PM

Ummm... hello?

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Re: Ummm... hello?

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Oops

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Oops

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your sense of logical debate fails you with this oft repeated mantra!

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The Pyramids and Temples of Geyser

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Re: The Pyramids and Temples of Geyser

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Warwick L Nixon June 01, 2010 08:34PM

Pyramids and Turnips...

Jammer June 14, 2010 12:09PM

Re: Pyramids and Turnips...

Jammer June 14, 2010 12:31PM

**Moderation note**

Hermione June 14, 2010 12:57PM



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