spatter cone

noun Geology.
a low, steep-sided volcanic cone built up of droplets or blobs of lava erupted from a fissure or vent.

Origin:
1900–05

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The tephra and spatter cone continues to build up and have are reaching near the rim of the ice edge around the crater.
Near the bottom of the photograph there is an inactive spatter cone with a deep hole.
These vents built a spatter rampart, a cinder and spatter cone, and a lava shield along the fissure.
They are erupting from a spatter cone in the north-central part of the crater.
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