Etna Santa Maria di Licodia (Sicily, Italy)

The southeastern flank of Etna seen from a helicopter on 27 June 2012. The two prominent flank cones in the foreground are Monte Gorna (left), formed around 695 B.C., and Monte Ilice (right), formed around 1030 A.D. (Image credits: Boris Behncke)

Volcano: Etna (see Etna at the Smithsonian Institution website in a new tab)
Type: Soil Diffuse Emission
Description: Soil diffuse degassing within an area of about 2.5 km2 located on the lower south-western flank of Mt Etna volcano.

Point of contact for this site:
Salvatore Giammanco, (INGV, Catania)

Number of measurements: 2
Measurement date (d/m/y) Added by Added on
Etna Santa Maria di Licodia_2005None/11/2005 Emanuela Bagnato Dec. 2, 2013
Etna Santa Maria di Licodia_052006None/5/2006 Emanuela Bagnato Dec. 2, 2013

Bibliographic references for this site

Giammanco, S., Bellotti, F., Groppelli, G., Pinton, A., 2010,Statistical analysis reveals spatial and temporal anomalies of soil CO2 efflux on Mount Etna volcano (Italy), Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, vol.194, n.n.d., pp. 1-14, DOI: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2010.04.006

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