Quimsachata

Volcano number:354000
Region:South America
Country:Peru
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 Quimsachata 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:-71.33, -14.2

Satellite image of the Quimsachata volcano group (just below centre of image). Photo: NASA Landsat7 image (worldwind.arc.nasa.gov)