What is the difference between magma and lava

Lava is the molten rock that flows from a volcano. It is typically red-hot and can reach temperatures of up to 1,200 degrees Celsius (2,000 degrees Fahrenheit). Magma is the molten rock that lies beneath Earth’s surface and feeds volcanoes. It has a temperature range of 700°C – 1200°C (1,292°F – 2,192°F) and it usually … Read more