Unnamed

Volcano number:221251
Region:Africa and Red Sea
Country:Ethiopia
Geodetic measurements?Yes
Deformation observation?No
Measurement method(s):InSAR
Duration of observation:1997-2000, 2003-2010
Inferred cause of deformation:
Characteristics of deformation:

A study using InSAR (Biggs et al., 2011) found there to be no deformation at this volcano between 1997-2000 or 2003-2010.

Reference:Biggs, J., I. D. Bastow, D. Keir, and E. Lewi (2011), Pulses of deformation reveal frequently recurring shallow magmatic activity beneath the Main Ethiopian Rift, Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 12, Q0AB10, doi:10.1029/2011GC003662.
Reference:NASA Landsat image, 1999 (courtesy of Hawaii Synergy Project, Univ. of Hawaii Institute of Geophysics & Planetology).
Location:39.07, 8.07

This unnamed volcano is a large area of basaltic lava flows which run through the centre of this image.