Zukur

Volcano number:221021
Region:Africa and Red Sea
Country:Yemen
Geodetic measurements?No
Deformation observation?
Measurement method(s):No measurements
Duration of observation:
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Characteristics of deformation:

There are no published geodetic studies of Zukur volcanic Island.

Reference:http://volcano.si.edu/volcano.cfm?vn=221021
Location:42.75, 14.02

Zukur (Syn. Zugar) is the largest island in the Zukur-Hanish island group in the southern Red Sea. There are numerous basaltic pyroclastic cones and evidence for phreatic eruptions. Like at Hanish, the vents on Zukur are aligned NE-SW. NASA Landsat7 image (worldwind.arc.nasa.gov)