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Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-09966

The central area of Las Tres Chicas caldera contains resurgent lava domes (right), pyroclastic deposits, and small lava domes, as high as 300 m. The caldera and domes are part of the Zitácuaro-Valle de Bravo volcanic field. Photo by Lucia Capra, 1993 (courtesy of José Macías, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México).

The central area of Las Tres Chicas caldera contains resurgent lava domes (right), pyroclastic deposits, and small lava domes, as high as 300 m. The caldera and domes are part of the Zitácuaro-Valle de Bravo volcanic field.

Photo by Lucia Capra, 1993 (courtesy of José Macías, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México).

Keywords: caldera | dome


Zitácuaro-Valle de Bravo