Sabancaya TM Image Information

Sabancaya TM

May 1985 Thematic Mapper image of Sabancaya (15deg47minS, 71deg51minW). TM Scene ID=50447-14173, Scene 00371, bands 7,4,2. Scale bar = 10km.

This image shows Volcan Sabancaya (S), Cerro Hualca Hualca (HH), and Nevados Ampato (NA). Recent lava flows (L), forming an apron surrounding Sabancaya, contrast well with the snow-covered upper flanks (light blue). The summit crater (SC) was not sctive at the time the image was acquired.

(de Silva and Francis)