With time, lava has continued to fill the Pu'u 'O'o crater, overspilling large parts of the eastern (foreground) and western (background) rims. Gasses escaping from the vents feeding the active Kahauale'a lava flows to the lower right. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Ijen volcano photos: Ijen volcano in East Java is famous for its turquoise acid crater lake and the large sulfur deposits that are being mined by local workers. At night, the scene is illuminated by ghostly blue flames, as sulfur ignites.
Gorely volcano photos: Gorely is a young and very active shield volcano in southern Kamchatka. It is one of Kamchatka's easiest volcanoes to climb and offers stunning views into vast craters and the surrounding landscape.
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