Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-06215
Mount Waesche is the southernmost of volcano of the Executive Committee Range in central Marie Byrd Land. The southwestern flanks seen here are largely ice-free. Scoria cones with a radial alignment are present, along with outcrops dominated by ‘a’a lavas. A caldera of approximately 2 km diameter is present at the summit.
Photo by Oscar González-Ferrán (University of Chile).
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