View into the crater - continuous ash emissions did not permit clear views of the two or three active vents. Only strong hissing degassing noises and sounds of falling ejecta near the vents could be heard. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Colima volcano photos
: This beautiful stratovolcano in western Mexico is one of the most active volcanoes on the American continents. It is known for its often spectacular explosions and sometimes glowing avalanches.
Volcanic crisis at Sakurajima - updates
: A strong earthquake swarm and increased inflation were detected in August 2015 and triggered authorities to raise the alert level, as volcanologists think that a larger eruption could follow. News and updates on the events can be found on this page.