Mt. Vesuvius Italy Eruptions
The A.D. 79 Mt. Vesuvius eruption in Italy
was probably the world's most famous volcano eruption although
the historic Mr. Vesuvius eruption was by no means the
deadliest. Mt. Vesuvius of Italy wiped over 2,000 people in
Pompeii within a few hours. Mt. Vesuvius erupted after being
dormant for 800 years killing unsuspecting people of
Where is Mount Vesuvius located?
Mount Vesuvius volcano is located in
When was the infamous Mt Vesuvius Volcanic
The historical Mt Vesuvius Volcanic eruption
was on August 24, A.D. 79.
What happened after the expulsion of Mt
In 1860, an archaeologist called Guiseppe
Fiorelli excavated Pompeii and discovered hollow cavities in
the exact shapes of people and animals, the victims of the Mt.
Vesuvius eruption. In 1961 when archaeologists dug the ashes of
Pompeii, they also found holes containing bones, the only
remains of the victims of Mt. Vesuvius eruption.
When was the last eruption of Mt.
The last eruption of Mt. Vesuvius was in
1944. Since then, Mount Vesuvius has been dormant but
volcanologists suspect that it will erupt again in the near
Picture of Mt. Vesuvius,