Oyoye, Tibesti, Chad

Location:17.32E, 20.49N
Elevation:7,314 ft. (2,230m)


Located midway between Lake Chad and the Gulf of Syrte, this caldera volcano is situated in the middle of the volcanic region of Tibesti in Southern Libya and Northern Chad.


This region makes a triangle that measures nearly 350 miles in length and is surrounded by the sandstone plains and plateaus of the central Sahara. Oyoye has a diameter of around 3 km.


This volcanic complex has the volcanoes Toon,to the north; Tieroko, to the east; Yega to the south; and Voon to the west of it.



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