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Mt Semeru eruption at sunrise (Photo: KatSpruth)
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Lava streams into the sea at Kilauea volcano, Hawai'i, Sep 2016. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Forest devastated by ash fall, Paluweh volcano, Indonesia, Sep 2013 (Photo: Markus)
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1 Dec
Rhyolite formations in an abandoned quarry, Kaczawskie mountains, Poland (Photo: Janka)
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View from the crater rim (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Batur caldera lake (Photo: Uwe Ehlers / geoart.eu)
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Heard Island volcano in eruption with dark lava flows on the snow, Nov 2015 (Photo: Richard Arculus)
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Karangetang side lit by the setting moon (Photo: Thomas Spinner)
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The lava lake in Halema'uma'u at dawn (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Strombolicchio island (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Bromo volcano eruption (Photo: Uwe Ehlers / geoart.eu)
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Aerial view of White Island volcano, New Zealand (Photo: Richard Arculus)
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Small pyroclastic flow at Sinabung volcano, Dec 2015 (Photo: daring-trip)
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Large rhyolite organ formed by volcanic activity during Permian age, Kaczawskie mountains, Poland (Photo: Janka)
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The moon has sunken behind the 2002 cones and the eruption is slowly waning. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The glowing vent(s) illuminate the diffuse steam and ash plume above Bromo's crater bright red at night. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The ash plumes from two explosions are now drifting high above us and illuminated by the evening sun. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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In lower light, the contrast of the lava and the dark surface of the barely cooled crust becomes stronger. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Evening mood at Krakatau (Photo: Uwe Ehlers / geoart.eu)
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Preparing the sulfur blocks for the transport out of the crater is easier done in two. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Observing Batu Tara volcano erupt (Komba Island, Indonesia) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Autumn colors paint the land of the extinct volcanoes in Silesia, Poland (Photo: Janka)
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View from Krakatau to Sertung island (Photo: Uwe Ehlers / geoart.eu)
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Upper eastern flank of Colima (Photo: Ingrid Smet)
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Hot spring in Waimungu Volcanic Valley, one of Rotorua volcano's most known tourist attractions, NZ (Photo: Richard Arculus)
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Another, moderately strong explosion occurs on the morning of 28 Dec. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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ETNA by night, with double plume and amazing penumbras by moonlight.
ETNA "by night", con doppio pennacchio e sorprendenti penombre al chiaro di Luna...
Dec. 11th 2016 - about h. 01:30 CET
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photo © Alessandro Lo Piccolo
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Mauna Loa, the world's biggest volcano at dawn (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Tacana Volcano as seen from the air. At 4064m asl it marks the border between Mexico and Guatemala. The volcano last erupted in 1986. (Photo: RGoadPhotography)
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Strombolian eruption from Yasur volcano (Tanna Island, Vanuatu) (16 Sep 2016) (Photo: Hermann)
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Ijen's blue flames (Photo: Uwe Ehlers / geoart.eu)
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A somewhat larger explosion occurred around 8 pm at the summit lava dome; ejected bombs could be clearly seen and a detonation sound followed. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Bezymianny - the "unnamed" volcano of Kamchatka in Sep 2016 (Photo: AndreyNikiforov)
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31 Dec
An impressive steam plume is rising from Kamokuna sea entry at Kilauea volcano, Hawai'i.
The lava erupts to the surface at the volcano's eastern rift zone at the Pu'u O'o vent and flows for many miles through an underground lava tube until it reaches the coast. 
The lava entry shown here has been going on since July 2016 and has been enlarging the Island of Hawai'i by building a fragile delta of new land. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Wide angle long exposure with Polaris rotation center in the left and Colima with the glowing dome to the right. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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