Which island is known as "Lighthouse of the Mediterranean"?
Mt Stromboli has been in almost one continuous eruption for the past 2000 years, which is the longest known in the world. The volcano explodes at intervals ranging from minutes to hours. This is known as Strombolian eruption type, also observed at other volcanoes worldwide.
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Illustration: Patrick Nouhailler