Mat Ala Volcano | John Seach



13.10 N, 41.15 E
summit elevation 523 m
Shield volcano

Mat Ala volcano is located in southern Tat Ali Range, Ethiopia. The summit contains a 3.5 km x 3.5 km caldera.

Active fumaroles are located along a fissure SW of the volcano.

Further reading
Barberi, F., Borsi, S., Ferrara, G., Marinelli, G. and Varet, J., 1970. Relations between tectonics and magmatology in the northern Danakil Depression (Ethiopia). Philosophical Transactions for the Royal Society of London. Series A, Mathematical and Physical Sciences, pp.293-311.

Mat Ala Volcano Eruptions

No recent eruptions.