El Chichon

Fun/Interesting Facts

-it means "the bump"
-it has a pattern of eruptions
-thought to be extinct
-1982 eruption killed 2000 people
-small but powerful
-erupted constantly from March 28 to April 4 1982

-it is the most southern and eastern volcano in Mexico
-1982 eruption also affected the Earth's climate for a couple years
-almost 220,000 years old