May-ya-moto Volcano - John Seach



Democratic Republic of Congo

0.93 S, 29.33 E
summit elevation 950 m
Fumarole field

May-ya-moto volcano is located 27 km south of Lake Edward, in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The volcano is marked by a thermal area 38 km north of Rutschuru.

The geothermal area contains both hot springs and steam vents, and may be associated with a concealed outflow from the Virunga volcanic field.

2010 Earthquake
A magnitude 5.1 shallow earthquake hit 17 km NW of May-ya-moto volcano on 29th January 2010 at 01:52 am.

May-ya-moto Volcano Eruptions

Fumarolic activity at May-ya-moto Volcano