Bayuda Volcanic Field

Volcano number:225060
Region:Africa and Red Sea
Country:Sudan
Geodetic measurements?No
Deformation observation?
Measurement method(s):No measurements
Duration of observation:
Inferred cause of deformation:
Characteristics of deformation:

No geodetic studies have ever been undertake on the Bayuda Volcanic Field. I the field, however, over 90 eruptive centres lie along a WNW-ESE line, the youngest of which is around 1000 years old.

Reference:NASA Space Shuttle image ISS004-711-20, 2002 (http://eol.jsc.nasa.gov/).
Location:32.75, 18.33

Image of the Bayuda Volcanic field, Sundan (NASA, 2002). Note that in this image north is towards the top left.