Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution
Details for: Ma Alalta
The Ma Alalta stratovolcano (center), also known as Pierre Pruvost, is located W of the Danakil depression. There are two elongate, nested summit calderas, 6 km and 4 km wide in the long direction. Young basaltic lava flows were erupted on the NW, SE, and E flanks of the volcano, and young pantellerite obsidian domes and lava flows were erupted on the S flank. NASA Landsat image, 1999 (courtesy of Hawaii Synergy Project, Univ. of Hawaii Institute of Geophysics & Planetology).
Volcano Number:221111
Volcano Name:Ma Alalta
Country:Ethiopia
Volcano Type:Stratovolcano
Elevation:1745m
Tectonic Setting:Rift zone / Intermediate crust (15-25 km)
Pop. within 5km:3925
Pop. within 10km:25246
Pop. within 30km:66381
Pop. within 100km:1332833
Latitude:13.013
Longitude:40.185



Eruption Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution
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Data from the MaGa Database
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