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Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-08027

Isla Momotombito is a small 391-m-high island located immediately SE of Momotombo about 4 km off the coastline of Lake Managua.  Punta Santa Ana, the peninsula in the foreground, consists of a young pyroclastic cone on the WSW side of the uninhabited, rattlesnake-infested island.  Numerous archaeological sites have been found on the island. Photo by Jaime Incer, 1993.

Isla Momotombito is a small 391-m-high island located immediately SE of Momotombo about 4 km off the coastline of Lake Managua. Punta Santa Ana, the peninsula in the foreground, consists of a young pyroclastic cone on the WSW side of the uninhabited, rattlesnake-infested island. Numerous archaeological sites have been found on the island.

Photo by Jaime Incer, 1993.


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