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a large crater caused by the violent explosion of a volcano that collapses into a depression

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The cataclysmic eruption of the Loma Caldera volcano destroyed numerous Mayan sites and was responsible for the formation of Lake Ilopango, with an area of 27.8 square miles (72 square kilometers).
Ngurah Rai International Airport in Bali has been affected by an ash cloud from Tengger Caldera volcano in Java, Indonesia.
YOU can dine by candlelight at the edge of the pool and gaze at the Caldera volcano from this friendly hotel.
It had been buried during the eruption of Laguna Caldera volcano in 600 A.D.
It is a shield volcano (as opposed to stratovolcanoes and caldera volcanoes).