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Explosions within Benbrow Lava lake, Ambrym (2014) (Photo: KatSpruth)
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Cooling lava block, covered with bluish sublimates (Photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italia)
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Halemaumau crater at dawn (March,2017) (Photo: KatSpruth)
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Stones from pyroclastic flow of Colima volcano, Mexico, Feb 2017 (Photo: Ivana Dorn)
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Moving pahoehoe lava flow at Kilauea volcano, Hawaii (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Tourists at the lava flow near its vent at the base of the SE crater complex (Photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italia)
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Dreamscape, Kilauea Ocean Entry (March, 2017) (Photo: KatSpruth)
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Etna New SE crater paroxysm 26 Oct 2013: at the crack of dawn the strombolian explosions become more violent (Photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italia)
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Ropy pahoehoe lava from Kilauea volcano (Hawaii), forming a symmetric pattern of gently curved folds. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The surge of magma increases during 17 Jan, generating multiple overflows from the lava lake at the top of the lava shield. (Photo: Paul Reichert)
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View towards Rakata island (Photo: Uwe Ehlers / geoart.eu)
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Longer exposure of Sakurajima night eruption with abundant volcanic lightning. (Photo: mlyvers)
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Morning explosion (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Evening view of the ephemeral vent and the open lava channel, with Bocca Nuova (l) summit crater and the SE crater complex (r) in the background. (Photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italia)
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the Bay of Naples with Mt. Vesuvius, viewed from the air. (Photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italia)
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Lava turtle (Photo: Paul Reichert)
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Aa lava flow detail (Etna, 30 Mar 2017) (Photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italia)
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Warm salt springs at Dallol (early Jan 2017) (Photo: Jens-Wolfram Erben)
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A small eruption of Colima volcano at twilight, Mexico, Feb 2017 (Photo: Ivana Dorn)
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Steam now appears white with bluish or pink and orange hues, depending on how much it is illuminated by the extremely bright fire hose. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Lava lake explosivity, Ambrym 2014 (Photo: KatSpruth)
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Etna New SE crater paroxysm 26 Oct 2013: strombolian explosions from the summit vent (Photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italia)
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Colima volcano (Mexico) with a vulcanian explosion on 9 Dec 2016 (Photo: Hernando Rivera)
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Aerial view of the small island of Thirasia, which forms the western part of the Santorini caldera rim. View is from the north. The gently dipping western flanks (r), formed by pumice plains, is in stark contrast to the steep caldera cliffs (l) up to 300 m high.  (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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Lava close-up (another one) Kilauea (Photo: KatSpruth)
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Blocky lavas from the historic lava dome (around 256 BC) on Methana, Greece. Island of Angistri in the Saronic Gulf in background. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The active lava dome of Shiveluch volcano (Kamchatka) in Oct 2016 (Photo: Andrey)
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Halemaumau crater (Photo: KatSpruth)
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Wider-angle view of the active lava channel directed towards the 2002 cinder cones. (Photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italia)
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Last view onto the fire hose this morning. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Geometric pattern of the thin black crust on the lava lake´s surface that is continuously broken apart by heat and degassing from the underlying liquid lava. (Photo: Ingrid Smet)
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Zoom onto the lava channel's center (Photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italia)
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Tourists on the trail to the summit of Nea Kameni volcano in spring, passing craters from the last explosions during the 1925-28 eruption. Oia town in the background. Santorini, April 2017 (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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Etna Eruption, hot lava, Etna Excursion with www.etna3340.com (Photo: Etna3340)
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A stronger strombolian explosion from the northeastern vent of Stromboli volcano (9 June 2017), the most active of a total of 6 vents in most of the recent times. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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