Ilopango Caldera, El Salvador

Volcano Number 1403-06

Aerial view of Ilopango caldera and in the background the city of San Salvador.

Location/Geological Setting

Aerial view of Ilopango lake with San Salvador volcano in the background.

How to Get There

Aerial view of Ilopango lake from the north. Photo by Williams & Meyer-Abich (1955).

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Type of Edifice


Eruption History


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