Santa Isabel

Volcano number:224004
Region:Africa and Red Sea
Country:Equatorial Guinea
Geodetic measurements?No
Deformation observation?
Measurement method(s):No measurements
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No geodetic measurements have been made at Santa Isabel, the largest volcano which forms the island of Bioko. Three eruptions have occurred recently (1923, 1903 ~1898), from the SE flank, although no scientific studies have described these.

Reference:NASA Landsat image, 1999 (courtesy of Hawaii Synergy Project, Univ. of Hawaii Institute of Geophysics & Planetology).
Location:8.75, 3.58

Santa Isabel can be seen in the lower centre of this NASA landsat image (1999). Large NE-SW faults can be seen, as well as Malabo the largest city on this island, on the northern coast.