In Ezzane Volcanic Field

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  • Last Known Eruption
  • 23°N
  • 10.83°E

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  • 225003
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The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports for In Ezzane Volcanic Field.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Weekly Reports available for In Ezzane Volcanic Field.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Bulletin Reports available for In Ezzane Volcanic Field.

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

The Global Volcanism Program has no synonyms or subfeatures listed for In Ezzane Volcanic Field.

Photo Gallery


This NASA Landsat Thematic Mapper mosaic shows the In Ezzane volcanic field along the border region of Algeria and Niger. The alkaline In Ezzane volcanic field, with lava fields appearing blue-gray in this image, covers about 500 sq km at the eastern end of Hoggar (Ahaggar) volcanic province. This poorly known and isolated volcanic field was erupted through basement rocks at the western end of the Saharan meta-craton.

NASA Landsat Thematic Mapper mosaic by Jean-Paul LiƩgeois (Africa Museum, Belgium).
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Smithsonian Sample Collections Database


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

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