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Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-07217

Flat-lying Chinameca volcano on the center horizon is truncated by a 2-km-wide caldera.  The volcano is seen here from the north, with the summit of San Miguel volcano behind it on the left.  A cluster of fumarole fields is located on the northern flank of the volcano surrounding the city of Chinameca. Photo by Carlos Pullinger, 1996 (Servicio Nacional de Estudios Territoriales, El Salvador).

Flat-lying Chinameca volcano on the center horizon is truncated by a 2-km-wide caldera. The volcano is seen here from the north, with the summit of San Miguel volcano behind it on the left. A cluster of fumarole fields is located on the northern flank of the volcano surrounding the city of Chinameca.

Photo by Carlos Pullinger, 1996 (Servicio Nacional de Estudios Territoriales, El Salvador).


San Miguel

Chinameca