Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-03945
Volcán de Agua behind the historical colonial city of Antigua Guatemala and is one of three large volcanoes surrounding the town. The capital city of Guatemala was moved here following a catastrophic mudflow from Agua in 1541 that destroyed the former capital city, now known as Ciudad Vieja.
Photo by Lee Siebert, 1988 (Smithsonian Institution).
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