Observations of Deformation
|Region:||Middle East and Indian Ocean|
|Measurement method(s):||No measurements|
|Characteristics of deformation:|
Jabal Yar is the only historically active volcanic field in Saudi Arabia. The last eruption recorded was a VEI 2 event in 1810. Unrest has been recorded since 1900, with active hot springs identified (Brown et al., 2015).
A national seismic network is located in Saudi Arabia.
|Reference(s):||Smithsonian Institution Global Volcanism Program|
|Regional and country profiles of volcanic hazard and risk. Report IV of the GVM/IAVCEI contribution to the Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction 2015|
S.K. Brown, R.S.J. Sparks, K. Mee, C. Vye-Brown, E. Ilyinskaya, S. Jenkins, S.C. Loughlin
|REST API endpoint (JSON):||https://comet.nerc.ac.uk/wp-json/volcanodb/v1/volcano/2058|