How big is Mt. Etna?

Answer The volcano known as Mt. Etna, or Mount Etna, is 3,330 meters high, or 10,925 feet. Mount Etna is located in Italy on the island of Sicily. Its history of activity goes back to 1500 B.C., and its l... Read More »

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About the Mt. Etna Volcano?

Mount Etna is a volcano on the Italian island of Sicily close to the towns of Messina and Catania. It is extremely active, erupting more than 200 times since 1500 BC. The ancient Greeks believed Et... Read More »

When was the last eruption of Mt. Etna?

As of May, 2010, Mt. Etna is erupting. The eruption began in March of 2007, and has been ongoing since that time. Mount Etna is located in Sicily, Italy; it is one of the largest volcanoes in Euro... Read More »

Is Mt. Etna dormant?

Mount Etna, found in northeastern Sicily in Italy, is not dormant; it actually has the longest period of documented eruptions in the world. It stands as the largest active volcano in Europe as of 2... Read More »

Who discovered Mt. Etna?

Mount Etna is the highest and most active volcano in Europe. It sits above the city of Catania on the island of Sicily. Mount Etna has been erupting for more than 500,000 years. No one is credited ... Read More »