Lava Synonyms

lävə, lăvə
Molten rock that flows from a volcano or from a crack in the Earth. Most lava flows at a rate of a few kilometers per hour, but rates as high as 60 km (37 mi) per hour have been observed. Lava that contains abundant iron- and magnesium-rich components usually erupts with temperatures between 1,000°C and 1,200°C (1,832deg;F and 2,192°F). Lava that contains abundant silica- and feldspar-rich components usually erupts with temperatures between 800°C and 1,000°C (1,472deg;F and 1,832°F).
  1. basalt
  2. magma
  3. pumice
  4. ashes
  5. volcanic rock
  6. coulee
  7. scoria
  8. igneous-rock
  9. obsidian
  10. slag

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