Asavyo

Volcano number:221104
Region:Africa and Red Sea
Country:Eritrea
Geodetic measurements?Yes
Deformation observation?Yes
Measurement method(s):InSAR
Duration of observation:2007 - 2010
Inferred cause of deformation:
Characteristics of deformation:

Pagli et al. (2014), for the purposes of investigating regional velocity fields, has looked at Envisat ┬áInSAR data covering this volcano. Their data suggests ~50 mm of subsidence between 2007 – 2010.

Reference:Pagli, C. et al., 2014. Current plate boundary deformation of the Afar rift from a 3-D velocity field inversion of InSAR and GPS. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 119(11), pp.8562-8575.
Reference:NASA Landsat image, 1999
Location:41.6, 13.07

Asavyo volcano sits in the centre of this image. Nasa, 1999.