Geysers were active here up to 1979 – the last geyser was erupting erratically, up to 1.8 m high.
Now here are located very hot and powerful springs, with water temperatures as high as 96°C. A platform of geyserite with cones of former geysers has been preserved.
Lake Abaya Hot Springs are included in the following list:
- T. Scott Bryan. The Geysers of Yellowstone, Fourth Edition. 2008, Boulder.
Lake Abaya Hot Springs on the map
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|Location, GPS coordinates:||6.6305 N 37.9103 E (mistake up to 5 km)|
|Categories:||Thermal springs, Geysers (extinct?)|
|Rating:||(1.5 / 5)|
|Where is located?||Africa, Ethiopia, Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples Region, to the north from Lake Abaya|
|Alternate names:||Chokore Hot Springs, Chawokare Hot Springs|
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