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Only the shape of Rùžovský vrch in the Elbe Sandstone Mountains reminds of its past as being an active volcano during the Tertiary period. (Photo: Janka)
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The mighty crater of Marum crater, Ambrym Island, Vanuatu. Very steep crater walls requires steady carefullness. The lava lake of apprx. 40m in diameter in a depht of apprx. 250-300m. (Photo: Thorsten Boeckel / www.tboeckel.de)
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A pahoehoe lava flow from Kilauea volcano. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Full moon and the leftover from an eruption plume of Etna volcano. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Krakatau's crater at full moon in the evening, taken during the VolcanoDiscovery expedition on 3 July 2012 (Photo: Andi Rosadi)
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Fumarole in Waimangu volcanic valley, North island, New Zealand (Photo: Janka)
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Sea arch formed in white ash layers at the N coast of Milos Island, Greece (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Lava Dome of Chaiten volcano viewed from North Caldera Rim on 6 Dec. 2009 (Stitched Panorama Image). Dome was in phase of degassing and low level extrusion. (Photo: Richard Roscoe)
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Pravčická brána, Europe's largest natural sandstone arch, and in the background Rùžovský vrch, an ancient extinct basaltic volcano and the highest mountain (619 m) in the Bohemian Switzerland east of the River Elbe in the Czech Republic (Photo: Janka)
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Liquid sulphur at a hot fumarole. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The east side of Gorely volcano (1829 m), Kamchatka, seen from its caldera. (Photo: marcofulle)
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Panorama over the Taupo volcanic zone seen from the rim of Tarawera volcano (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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An incandescent pyroclastic flow from Montserrat's active lava dome runs down the Eastern dome's flank. (Photo: marcofulle)
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The red Cape Riva ignimbrite, product of an explosive eruption 18,000 year ago. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Gas bubbles rising up from fumaroles at the bay of Palea Kameni (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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View of the lava lake inside Marum crater, Ambrym Island, Vanuatu (May 2012) (Photo: Thorsten Boeckel / www.tboeckel.de)
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Nea Kameni island is located in the centre of the volcanic Santorini archipelago, Greece (Photo: Janka)
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Remnant of a volcanic intrusion into submarine ash and mud layers near Kleftiko, Milos Island, Greece (Photo: Jean-Maurice)
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Columnar jointed lava basaltic lava flow layer exposed in the crater wall of Marum crater (Ambrym volcano, Vanuatu) (Photo: Thorsten Boeckel / www.tboeckel.de)
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Another explosion on 3 July has left the whole crater with dusty impacts of blocks and a rising ash plume above it. (Photo: Jorge Santos)
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Eruption at Stromboli volcano (June 2012) (Photo: Marc Szlegat / www.vulkane.net)
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Flame of burning sulfur inside of Ijen volcano, East Java,Indonesia in May 2012. Ijen activity was at its peak and the area was closed. (Photo: Andi / VolcanoDiscovery Indonesia)
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Ash venting from Montserrat's active lava dome Soufrière Hills volcano (Photo: marcofulle)
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Sulfur and other fumarole deposits paint the surface of some scoria covered ridge in spectacular paintings. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Sakurajima volcano (Japan) with spectacular volcanic lightning during an explosion in May 2012. (Photo: mlyvers)
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Stromboli volcano in eruption on 5 July 2012 (Photo: LaurentLupini)
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Hot, colourful radioactive waters can be enjoyed in the spa of Polichnitos on Lesbos island, Greece (Photo: Janka)
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Stromboli volcano in eruption on 5 July 2012 (Photo: LaurentLupini)
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Pyroclastic deposits fro the Laacher See volcano eruption 10,700 years ago (East Eifel volcanic field, Western Germany) (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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The foot of Chaiten volcano's lava dome and damaged vegetation on the surrounding caldera rim. (Photo: Richard Roscoe)
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Scoria from the biggest eruptions from SW crater cover the flanks of the 2011 cone (12 June 2012) (Photo: marcofulle)
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chile-puyehue-panorama-desde-antillanca-casablanca.jpg Panorama from Puyehue in Chile from Cerro Casablanca (Photo: mundomania.eu)
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The summit crater of Merapi volcano at sunrise (Photo: Dietmar)
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Stromboli july 2012 view from 300m point.At this time eruptions occured in average every 45 min from this vent (Photo: Rainer Albiez)
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View through a dense forest to the area of La Restinga with the 2012 submarine eruption (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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