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1 Jul
Cerro Gordo Dome (3940m, Las Cumbres) behind the Sun and Moon Pyramids of Teotihuacan, Mexico, view from the Citadel (Photo: WNomad)
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Wall of lava erupted from the New SE crater during the 27 April 2013 paroxysm of Etna volcano (Photo: Martin Rietze)
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Powerful eruption of Stromboli volcano in May 2013 as seen from the Sciara viewpoint. (Photo: mlyvers)
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Mauna Kea volcano, partly in clouds, Big Island, Hawaii (Photo: Janka)
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Anak-Krakatau. Seen from Verlaten Isl. (photo of 6th Oct.2012) (Photo: andersen_oystein)
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Caldera view during springtime on Santorini island, Greece (Photo: Janka)
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The chain of volcanoes on Unimak, from left to right: Roundtop Mountain, Isanotski, Pogromni and Shishaldin. (Photo: marcofulle)
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Volcanoes El Chonco, San Cristobal (highest volcano in Nicaragua) and Casita, view from Chichigalpa (Photo: WNomad)
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Explosion from Yasur volcano (Tanna Island, Vanuatu) in May 2013 (Photo: Dietmar)
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Ash fields in the Tengger caldera, East Java (c)
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Top part of Stromboli's Sciara del Fuaocco. Droplets of lava illuminating and defining the NE vent right after an explosion, spattering from the NE hornito and glimpse of a thin lava flow from the overflowing/breached larger NE vent. 7 January 2013. (Photo: Ingrid)
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Unusually large ash cloud from Stromboli volcano drifting out onto the sea. On the 12th of January 2013, around midday, a large explosion from the NE vent triggered a partial collapse of its crater rim which evoked a very large ash cloud and brought unrest amongst Stromboli's inhabitants. (Photo: Ingrid)
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Fumarole with sulfur crystals on Kilauea, Hawai'i (Photo: LaurentLupini)
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Zoom onto the expanding ejected plug of the explosion; only few of the blocks are actually glowing red. At night, this means that most blocks won't be visible! (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Eruption at Stromboli volcano, Italy (July 2012) (Photo: LaurentLupini)
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Very rare and big (2cm!) Olivine crystal at a rock of the Tengger caldera (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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Glowing scoria covering the slopes of the NE crater of Stromboli after a powerful eruption (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The ash plume generated by Eyafjallajökull's eruption in April 2010. (Photo: Jorge Santos)
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Wide-angle view of a pyroclastic flow generated by partial collapse of the cone and the opening of a fissure during the 27 April paroxysm at Etna volcano (Photo: Martin Rietze)
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Sunset from Stromboli, in the distance, Filicudi Island is seen. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Anak-krakatau. The September 2012 lava flow on the western flank (photo of 6th Oct.2012) (Photo: andersen_oystein)
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Sunrise over the great salt lake Assale near Dallol (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Stromboli's Sciara del Fuocco at sunset, 7th of January 2013. (Photo: Ingrid)
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Lighthouse-church Virgen de Candelaria, La Frontera (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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A large bursting lava bubble from the NE vent hopelessly oversaturates the sensor of the digital camera with settings used to "normal" strombolian activity. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Lava coming from Kilauea volcano enters the Pacific ocean near Kalapana, Big Island, Hawaii (Photo: Janka)
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The ash plume generated by Eyafjallajökull's eruption in April 2010. (Photo: Jorge Santos)
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21 Nov: a powerful explosion showers the cone with glowing bombs. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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View onto Cemoro Lawang village on the caldera rim (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Sunrise on Yasur volcano (Tanna Island, Vanuatu) (Photo: Dietmar)
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Pulsating lava fountain producing an ash cloud rising several kilometers. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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1 Aug
Ijen-Two miners on a rotating share/basis are always on duty tending the fires (Photo: jorge)
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Lava flows from Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i) entering the Pacific Ocean  (Photo: Steve Hunt)
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Strombolicchio, 2 km NE of Stromboli, the remnant volcanic plug of an old volcano that preceded the present day one (Photo: Ingrid)
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Blue flames and red sparks are visible. (Photo: Andi Rosadi)
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