Space Photo of the Day: Warm Venus Vo...

Space Photo of the Day: Warm Venus Volcano

There are 1 comment on the Wired story from Jun 16, 2013, titled Space Photo of the Day: Warm Venus Volcano. In it, Wired reports that:

This figure shows the volcanic peak Idunn Mons in the Imdr Regio area of Venus. The topographic backbone derives from data obtained by NASA's Magellan spacecraft, with a vertical exaggeration of 30 times.

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“Geologist [I'm Climate Change]”

Since: Mar 07

formerly Nuneaton

#1 Jun 17, 2013
Nice pic.

Warm volcano indicates probable magma beneath the volcano & likely a source of the occasional SO2 spikes.

Have a nice day: Ag

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