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Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-11305

Winter snows highlight morphological features of Damavand volcano in this NASA Space Shuttle image (N to the upper left). Lava flows with prominent levees can be seen at the bottom of the image and a small well-preserved crater can be seen at the summit. The volcano is located about 80 km NE of the capital city of Tehran. NASA Space Shuttle image ISS010-E-13393, 2005 (http://eol.jsc.nasa.gov/).

Winter snows highlight morphological features of Damavand volcano in this NASA Space Shuttle image (N to the upper left). Lava flows with prominent levees can be seen at the bottom of the image and a small well-preserved crater can be seen at the summit. The volcano is located about 80 km NE of the capital city of Tehran.

NASA Space Shuttle image ISS010-E-13393, 2005 (http://eol.jsc.nasa.gov/).

Keywords: stratovolcano | remote sensing | crater


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