Soda Lake Maar Volcano

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Over the rim of a basaltic maar volcano northwest of Fallon, Nevada. This is one of two volcanoes thought to have erupted in the last 1500 years. Maars are shallow, flat-floored craters that scientists interpret have formed as a result of a violent expansion of magmatic gas or steam.

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