There is a spot in the Pacific
Ocean that is right under the Hawaiian Islands called the Hotspot.
It created all of the Hawaiian Islands. This Hotspot does not ever
move, only the plates under it do. The plate carries both the Hawaiian
Islands and the Hotspot. The plate is recently heading in a Northwest
6 million years ago the
Kauai was created by the Hotspot. The Kauai is the oldest of all
the Hawaiian Islands. Not one volcano on the Kauai is active anymore.
Another island that does not have anymore active volcanoes Oahu.
There are three volcanoes
that happen to be actve right now that are on the Hawaiian Islands. The
Hualalai, Mauna Loa, and the Kilauea.The volcano Haleakalais has the Volcanologists
thinking that it will erupt pretty soon. Probably within a hundred years
you will see hot lava pooring down the sides. The Haleakalais from
the Hawaiian Island of Maui.
Out of the three active
volcanoes Kilauea is definently has more flowing lava than any other Hawaiian