Asseb Volcano

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Highest point
Elevation987 m (3,238 ft)
Coordinates12°51′N 42°26′E / 12.85°N 42.43°E / 12.85; 42.43Coordinates: 12°51′N 42°26′E / 12.85°N 42.43°E / 12.85; 42.43
LocationSouthern Red Sea region, Eritrea
Mountain typeVolcanic field
Last eruptionHolocene

The Asseb Volcano is a volcanic field located in the Southern Red Sea region of Eritrea. With a peak elevation of 987 metres, its most recently identified eruption occurred within the last 12,000 years, during the current, Holocene era.

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