Central Island

Volcano number:222010
Region:Africa and Red Sea
Country:Kenya
Geodetic measurements?No
Deformation observation?
Measurement method(s):No measurements
Duration of observation:
Inferred cause of deformation:
Characteristics of deformation:

There have been no published geodetic studies on Central Island, and island composed of several craters and cones in the centre of Lake Turkana. Fumarolic activity is present, and concentrated to the eastern shore of the island.

Reference:Smithsonian Institution Global Volcanism Program
http://volcano.si.edu/volcano.cfm?vn=222010
Location:36.042, 3.5

Central Island, as seen from the west. Photo by Martin Smith, 1993 (copyright British Geological Survey, NERC).