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The largest shield volcano on Earth, Mauna Loa in Hawaii, is only 120 kilometers wide at the base.
If the conduit to the magma below remains open, the Geldingadalur eruption could end up building a small shield volcano, an extremely broad magmatic mound with a very low-angle slope.Iceland’s Eruptions Reveal the Hot History of Mars|Robin George Andrews|April 6, 2021|Quanta Magazine
He remains busy trying to penetrate the shield with something much smarter.A Gift to the Jihadis: The Unseen Airport Security Threat|Clive Irving|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Liu was also well aware of the risks that came with the shield.
The daily message of that outsized shield to Ramos was that just wearing the NYPD inform can make you a target.
He tended to shield himself from disappointment by expecting the worst—of people and of his country.How Richard Pryor Beat Bill Cosby and Transformed America|David Yaffe, Scott Saul|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
UPDATE: "My firm has done nothing to shield anyone or any entity from any sanctions," Goldin told The Daily Beast in an email.Exclusive: Did This Manhattan Firm Help Shield a Russian Fund From Sanctions?|Bill Conroy|November 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A volcano broke out in the island of St. George, one of the Azores.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
There is a companion who condoleth with his friend for his belly's sake, and he will take up a shield against the enemy.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
The sailors had hoped they would be able to shield the Southern point of the Peninsula by interposing their ships but they can't.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
Fujiyama, the noted volcano of Japan, is twelve thousand three hundred and sixty-five feet high.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
I should judge from what I see and feel that shade is seldom wanting here, except as a shield from the rain.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley