Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-12244
This June 2018 Planet Labs satellite image mosaic (N at the top) shows Karisimbi volcano of the Virunga volcanic field in Rwanda. The 1.5-km-wide Caldera Branca is seen near the center, with the summit to the NW and Mutango crater south of that. Extending SE of the caldera is a lava flow field with individual flows reaching 12 km in length.
Satellite image courtesy of Planet Labs Inc., 2018 (https://www.planet.com/).
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