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Jefferson Volcano, USA

Jefferson Volcano, USA, Volcano photo


Jefferson Volcano, USA

Sharp-topped Mount Jefferson stratovolcano has been inactive since the late Pleistocene and shows the effect of extensive dissection by glacial erosion.

The Jefferson Park Glacier on the north flank in the foreground and the Whitewater Glacier on the east flank are the two largest on Jefferson.

PHOTO SOURCE: Dan Miller 1977, US Gelogical Survey, courtesy of the Global Volcanism Program, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, used with permission.


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