Thursday, Oct 08, 2015
Access to the volcano's famous crater lake (and its sulfur mining area) has been temporarily closed by authorities. It seems that weak phreatic explosions occurred under the lake on 1 October, without causing damage or fatalities. ...
Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014
Impressions from our last expedition, which included a night-time visit at Ijen volcano to see the famous blue flames
Sulfur miner at Ijen volcano carrying baskets of solid sulfur up from the crater.
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Stratovolcano 2799 m / 9,183 ft
East Java, Indonesia, -8.06°S / 114.24°E
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Sulphur steam coming out from the pipes that collect sulphur steam
The acid blue crater lake of Ijen volcano
Gullied, eroded crater walls of Ijen volcano
Close up of the condensating and sublimating sulphur vapor
Sulphur quarry at Ijen volcano