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1 Feb
Green salt ponds at Dallol, Ethiopia (Photo: jimkeir)
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View of Colima on 15 July with the dark lava flow. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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People enjoying the waters of Seljalandsfoss, Iceland (Photo: Janka)
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After the first impact of the eruption is over, the ash plume continues to rise, often reaching more than 1 km in elevation. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The recent activity of Dukono has deposited lots of ash on the slopes, creating dune-like structures. (Photo: Andi / VolcanoDiscovery Indonesia)
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Glowing bombs landing on the outer crater wall and sliding down the sciara after a strong explosion at Batu Tara (Nov 2015) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Lava sea entry at Kilauea volcano, Hawai'i (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Eruption from Colima volcano with lightning in eruption column on 15 Nov 2015 (Photo: Hernando Rivera)
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Tungurahua, Ecuador. October, 2012 (path of pyroclastic flows on right flank). (Photo: volcanomike)
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The summit of Volcán de Colima is hidden by the clouds but not the eruptive column. The picture was taken from Montegrande gully located south of the volcano on December 9, 2015. Dead vegetation and unconsolidated deposits evidence the path taken by a series of pyroclastic flows which descended along the gully in July 2015. (Photo: PepCabré)
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3200m high Crater near Mount Khorisari, Jvari Pass, Georgia (Photo: WNomad)
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One of the rare (every 2-12 hrs approximately) vulcanian-type explosions at night with a large lightning forming inside the turbulent ash cloud. (1 Sep 09) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The glowing vent of Dukono emitting a jet of gas, steam and ash. (Photo: Andi / VolcanoDiscovery Indonesia)
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View of Batur volcano (1,717 m) from the peak of Agung (3,142 m) at night. (Photo: Anton Jankovoy)
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View onto the lava lake. (Photo: Yashmin Chebli)
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Another very powerful blast occurs at around 3am on 24 November. Incandescent blocks reach the lower western flanks of the island. This eruption occurs aftere an unusually long break in activity lasting about 12 minutes. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Strombolian eruption from Fuego volcano (29 Dec 2015) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Etna's paroxysm from Voragine crater on 4 Dec 2015, seen from Cesarò (Photo: Giuseppe Famiani)
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Above the clouds framing El Teide volcano, Tenerife, Canary islands (Photo: Janka)
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Basalt Columns near Dariali, Kazbegi National Park, Caucasus, Georgia (Photo: WNomad)
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DAYS 5-6-7: Erta Ale - Observing the lava lake from the rim of the active vent around sunrise. (Photo: Ingrid)
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Grábrók crater is the result of a fissure eruption caused by the Ljósufjöll volcanic system less than 3000 years ago, Iceland (Photo: Janka)
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Star trails above erupting Colima volcano, Mexico (Photo: Raul)
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DAYS 5-6-7: Erta Ale - View across the Erta Ale caldera and its two currently active vents with in the foreground the lava lake and in the background the top of the 2012 hornito sticking out above its crater. (Photo: Ingrid)
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The new lava dome inside Kelud's crater, consisting of two major parts. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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A strong eruption illuminates the water. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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First sunrays fall on trees standing near the vertical 1902 escarpment beneath us. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Drops of molten sulfur can often be found in the fumaroles (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Sunrise over an eruptive column with a couple of not very surprised witnesses. The picture was taken on December 24, 2015 from Juan Barragán village, 9 km South-East from Volcán de Colima. (Photo: PepCabré)
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1 Mar
Lots of incandescent bombs are ejected along with a dense, dark ash plume. Many glowing rockfalls occur through the eastern scar. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Ash falls from eruptions during the past weeks have been concentrated in a sector west of the volcano according to prevailing easterly winds. Much of the vegetation on the Rift Valley walls and beyond has died. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The trail towards the crater rim of Dukono. (Photo: Andi / VolcanoDiscovery Indonesia)
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DAYS 5-6-7: Erta Ale - Observing the lava lake from the rim of the active vent around sunrise. (Photo: Ingrid)
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Etna, 16 december - New SouthEast Crater, fissure and lava flow at the NE base of the NSEC (Photo: Giuseppe Graziano Barone)
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Eyjafjallajökull, Iceland, 8 May 2010 - explosions close-up from the summit crater (Photo: Martin Rietze)
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