|Region:||Africa and Red Sea|
|Duration of observation:||2005 - 2010|
|Inferred cause of deformation:|
|Characteristics of deformation:|
Pagli, et al. (2014), for the purposes of investigating regional velocity fields, has looked at Envisat InSAR data covering this volcano. They report no deformation at these fissure vents.
|Reference:||Pagli, C. et al., 2014. Current plate boundary deformation of the Afar rift from a 3-D velocity field inversion of InSAR and GPS. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 119(11), pp. 8562-8575.|
|Reference:||NASA Space Shuttle image ISS004-E-11422, 1992 (http://eol.jsc.nasa.gov/).|
The NW tending Ardoukôba Rift sits between Lake Asal and the Ghoubbat al Kharab gulf as seen in this image.