Is Mt Rainier a hot spot?

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No. It is part of the Cascade volcanoes, which is a chain of volcanoes running from British Columbia to northern California, that are fed by a convergent boundary between the Juan de Fuca and the North American plates. The Cascade volcanoes themselves are part of the enormous Ring of Fire that roughly encircles the Pacific. The subduction zone between the Juan de Fuca and North American plates which feeds the volcanoes (including Rainier) is just a bit to the west, under the Pacific Ocean.
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What plate fault line or hot spot is Mt Rainier located near?

Mount Rainier is one of an enormous ring of volcanoes known as the Ring of Fire, which roughly encircles the Pacific Ocean in a horseshoe shape. More specifically, it is a mem

Was Mt Shasta formed on a hot spot?

no because the Gorda plate and the North American plate which makes one of the plates go under the other and something snaps and lets a force which makes magma force out Mt.Sh

Where is mt. rainier?

Mount Rainier is the highest mountain of the Cascade Range of thePacific Northwest, and the highest mountain in the state ofWashington. It is a large active stratovolcano loca