Wau-en-Namus Volcano - John Seach

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Waw an Namous or Uaw en Namus

Libya

24.91 N, 17.76 E
summit elevation 547 m
Scoria cones

The volcano is located in the Sarah desert region of central south Libya. It is composed of a 4 km wide caldera, scoria cones, and explosion craters. The volcano name means "Oasis of Mosquitoes".

Wau-en-Namus Volcano Eruptions

The volcano may have erupted within the past few thousand years.