Popocatepetl is located on what plate boundary?
The Popocatepetl volcano is located on the South American plate boundary. This volcano has been classified as dormant for many years.
I`ve heard it's on a divergent boundary. I am doing a report on this volcano for science class, and this is really frustrating me, haha so i thought i'd help ;) I'm pretty sure it's in between the Nazca and South American plates too. This person that posted before me is completely wrong so please do not use his information. If you look on a map of where this volcano is located, which is in…
A transform plate boundary shears horizontally against each other. When one crust moves up, the other one moves down. A transform plate boundary produces the second worst earthquakes with (S) waves (Shear or secondary waves). Every boundary including a transform plate boundary are located on a fault.