Photo of this volcano
  • Ethiopia
  • Africa and Red Sea
  • Complex
  • Unknown - Evidence Credible
  • Country
  • Volcanic Region
  • Primary Volcano Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 10.58°N
  • 41.042°E

  • 1383 m
    4536 ft

  • 221151
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit

  • Volcano

The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports for Yangudi.

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Eruptive History

The Global Volcanism Program is not aware of any Holocene eruptions from Yangudi. If this volcano has had large eruptions (VEI >= 4) prior to 10,000 years ago, information might be found on the Yangudi page in the LaMEVE (Large Magnitude Explosive Volcanic Eruptions) database, a part of the Volcano Global Risk Identification and Analysis Project (VOGRIPA).

Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Yangudi.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Yangudi.

Photo Gallery

Yangudi volcano is a complex rhyolitic stratovolcano with an elliptical summit caldera that lies near the center of this NASA Landsat image (with north to the top). Very recent scoria cones and lava flows form the dark-colored areas south and north of Yangudi along graben faults. Numerous NNE-SSW-trending faults parallel the Ethiopian Rift.

NASA Landsat7 image (worldwind.arc.nasa.gov)
See title for photo information.
Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

There are no samples for Yangudi in the Smithsonian's NMNH Department of Mineral Sciences Rock and Ore collection.

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