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Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-07520

Well AMF-1 within Amatitlán caldera is seen here with the Laguna Caldera fault scarp in the background.  Geothermal development within this 14 x 16 km wide Pleistocene caldera will provide electrical power to Guatemala's capital city, which overlies deposits from Amatitlán caldera. Photo by Pat Dobson, 1997 (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory).

Well AMF-1 within Amatitlán caldera is seen here with the Laguna Caldera fault scarp in the background. Geothermal development within this 14 x 16 km wide Pleistocene caldera will provide electrical power to Guatemala's capital city, which overlies deposits from Amatitlán caldera.

Photo by Pat Dobson, 1997 (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory).


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