Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-11299
An unnamed eroded compound crater lies near the western margin of the Rincón de la Vieja volcanic massif in this aerial view from the SE. This roughly kilometer-wide crater lies about 2 km west of the Active Crater. Steep, closely spaced erosional valleys cutting the flanks of the 1700-m-high cone are prominent at the lower left. Rincón de la Vieja means "The Old Lady's Corner," an apparent reference to its isolated location.
Photo by Eliecer Duarte (OVSICORI-UNA).