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Volcán Descabezado Grande
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View in E direction to a bright zone of siliciom dioxide-rich volcanic deposits. The source of this material is not only the Volcán Descabezado Grande (3953 m, in the centre), but mainly a secondary vent of Cerro Azul (not visble in this image). A huge eruption occurred there in 1932.

Wednesday 28 February 2018 by Martin Mergili (189 visits)
South America / Chile