Nyiragongo

Nyiragongo. Mount nyiragongo is an active stratovolcano with an elevation of 3,470 m (11,385 ft) in the virunga mountains associated with the albertine rift. Nyiragongo's frequently active lava lake is often detected on modis satellite thermal imagery.

Nyiragongo
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Mountain nyiragongo in congo is a massif stratovolcano standing at an altitude 3470m in the virunga. Trekking to the crater rim (starting at 1,989m/6,525ft. Nyiragongo's frequently active lava lake is often detected on modis satellite thermal imagery.

Baruta (3100 m) to the north.

On january 17, 2002, nyiragongo erupted and the lava lake drained from fissures on its western flanks. In the morning of january 17, a. It is noted for long active lava lakes which. Nyiragongo's frequently active lava lake is often detected on modis satellite thermal imagery.