Inyo Craters

Volcano number:323130
Region:Canada and Western USA
Country:United States
Geodetic measurements?Yes
Deformation observation?No
Measurement method(s):GPS - continuous
Duration of observation:1995 - present
Inferred cause of deformation:
Characteristics of deformation:

GPS receivers near the Inyo craters (also referred to as the Mono-Inyo Chain) are part of the 46 instruments that make up the network monitoring Long Valley Caldera. ( Significant uplift at Long Valley was measured in the years 1978-1983, 1990-1995, 1996, and 1997-1998. See Long Valley Caldera for details of deformation observed.

Reference:U.S. Geological Survey California Volcano Observatory (CalVO)
Location:-119.02, 37.692

Glass Creek lava flow (left) and Obsidian Flow (right), features of the Inyo Craters. Source L. Mastin, U.S. Geological Survey