Spectacular bird’s-eye view of lava-engulfed 'Mexican Pompeii'

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The ruins of the Mexican village of San Juan Parangaricutiro were captured by Ruptly’s drone. The lava-engulfed Paricutin Cathedral is the only construction left standing after the eruption of the Paricutin volcano in 1943.

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