Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution
Details for: Mat Ala
The elongated N-S-trending volcanic chain below and to the right of turquoise-colored Lake Afrera includes the Tat Ali complex at the N and the Mat Ala at the S. Mat Ala contains a small 2.5 x 3.5 km wide caldera visible as a small light-colored dot near the southern end of the chain in this NASA Space Shuttle image. To the SW of Lake Afrera is Afderà volcano and Alayta volcano with its extensive dark-colored lava flows is farther to the west. NASA Space Shuttle image S-19-35, 1984.
Volcano Number:221105
Volcano Name:Mat Ala
Country:Ethiopia
Volcano Type:Shield
Elevation:493m
Tectonic Setting:Rift zone / Intermediate crust (15-25 km)
Pop. within 5km:45
Pop. within 10km:92
Pop. within 30km:6756
Pop. within 100km:83190
Latitude:13.106
Longitude:41.161



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