Yunaska

Observations of Deformation

Volcano number:311210
Region:
Country:United States
Geodetic measurements?Yes
Deformation observation?Yes
Measurement method(s):InSAR
Duration of observation:2004 - 2009
Inferred cause(s) of deformation:Surface deposits
Characteristics of deformation:

Interferograms show that the lava flow field on the northern flank of the volcano subsided at ~3 mm/yr between 2004 – 2009 due to thermoelastic contraction.

Reference(s):Lu, Z., and Dzurisin, D., 2014, InSAR imaging of Aleutian volcanoes: Chichester, UK, Springer-Praxis, 390 p.
U.S. Geological Survey Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) website
http://www.avo.alaska.edu/volcanoes/volcinfo.php?volcname=Yunaska
Location:52.643, -170.629
REST API endpoint (JSON):https://comet.nerc.ac.uk/wp-json/volcanodb/v1/volcano/1009

Latest Sentinel-1 Data

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