Aneityum

Volcano number:257110
Region:Melanesia and Australia
Country:Vanuatu
Geodetic measurements?No
Deformation observation?
Measurement method(s):No measurements
Duration of observation:
Inferred cause of deformation:
Characteristics of deformation:

Aneityum is a 17 km wide oval-shaped predominately basaltic volcanic island, the southernmost in the Vanuatu Islands chain. The most recent eruption at this volcano is unknown, but thought to be late-Pleistocene.

Reference:Smithsonian Institution Global Volcanism Program
http://www.volcano.si.edu/volcano.cfm?vn=257110
Reference:NASA Space Shuttle image ISS006-E-5732, 2002 (http://eol.jsc.nasa.gov/).
Location:169.78, -20.2

The oval-island of Aneityum. NASA Space Shuttle image, 2002.