Quilotoa

Volcano number:352060
Region:South America
Country:Ecuador
Geodetic measurements?Yes
Deformation observation?No
Measurement method(s):InSAR
Duration of observation:2007-2011
Inferred cause of deformation:
Characteristics of deformation:

No deformation was detected at Quilotoa during a regional ALOS survey of Northern Andes Volcanoes (Morales Rivera et al., 2016).

Reference:Morales Rivera, A. M., F. Amelung, and P. Mothes (2016), Volcano deformation survey over the Northern and Central Andes with ALOS InSAR time series, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 17, 2869–2883, doi:10.1002/2016GC006393.
Location:-78.9, -0.85

View across the Laguna de Quilotoa, which fills the 3km diameter caldera. Photo: Minard Hall, 1973 (Instituto Geofisico, Escuela Politecnica Nacional, Quito).