Cuicocha

Volcano number:352003
Region:South America
Country:Ecuador
Geodetic measurements?Yes
Deformation observation?No
Measurement method(s):InSAR
Duration of observation:2006-2008
Inferred cause of deformation:
Characteristics of deformation:

No deformation was detected at Cuicocha between 2006 and 2008 during an ALOS survey of Latin American volcanoes (Fournier et al., 2010).

Reference:Fournier, T. J., M. E. Pritchard, and S. N. Riddick (2010), Duration, magnitude, and frequency of subaerial volcano deformation events: New results from Latin America using InSAR and a global synthesis, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 11, Q01003, doi:10.1029/2009GC002558.
Location:-78.364, 0.308

Aerial view of Cuicocha caldera lake from the south. Photo: Patricio Ramon, 2003 (IG-EPN, Quito).