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Photo of the Day

1 Apr
Wide-angle view of the erupting volcano. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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As the blue hour is over, moonlight starts to lit the crater terrace where the north vent begins to send a noisy jet of lava into the air. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The lava dome inside the summit crater of Merapi. (Photo: Galih Jati)
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Steam plumes from the north (l) and south (r) craters of Karangetang volcano. (Photo: Thomas Spinner)
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Panorama of Sakurajima from the NW (Photo: Ivana Dorn)
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Sinabung Volcano 2019 (Photo: mlyvers)
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Strong strombolian explosion at Anak Krakatau in the evening of 20 Nov 2018. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The active northern crater of Karangetang in Feb 2019. (Photo: Thomas Spinner)
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Volcanian eruption at Anak Kraktau with lightning Nov. 2018 (Photo: Axel Timm)
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About 10 minutes after the onset, the rockfalls and the sliding of material are continous and whirl up a plume of ash. The whole cone, ready to explode, is now vibrating. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Hot steam, full of hyrodgen sulphur gas, escapes along with the fluid mud that forms a pond above the vent. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Thanks to its perfect setting and timing - mid July - the eruption receives lots of media coverage. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Wide-angle view of the NE vent of Stromboli at night during an eruption. The sea in the background is illuminated by the moon. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Fountaining illuminates the crater walls. Some observers are gathered on the left rim of the lake. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The lava fountain increases and a second vent opens up a few meters down along the fissure. The lava flow branches into two arms.  (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The caldera floor with Stefanos crater in spring time. (c)
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Ijen volcano's turqoise crater lake (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Fresh lava from the interior of the lake flooding over older crust on the lake. hawaii_e7042.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The only colors in the bizarre black and white landscape created by the sudden hail storm are the blue SO2 and the red lava flow. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The layered caldera cliffs near Megalochori (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The lava fountain is loosing power, while still drifting towards the right, leaving a wake of disturbed, fresh crust behind. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Very strong explosions occur during the morning of 17 Oct, sometimes sending blocks into the sea. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Smaller rockfalls with traces of glowing material sliding down the steep flanks of the dome. (Photo: Galih Jati)
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An usually clear view of the interior of Benbow's crater in the evening. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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-80 m a.s.l. We have reached the flat bootom of the Danakil depression. A large, fresh-looking lava flow covers much of the area here. The extension and sinking of the earth's crust creates fractures through wich basalt is frequently erupted. Despite such eruptions and the deposition of sediments, the land is sinking. It's only a matter of (geologically) short time, before this land will be invaded by the sea and become ocean floor.  (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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A boiling row of fountains traverses half of the lava lake. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Michael filming the eruptions at night. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Sunset light at Stavrolongos (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Symmetric strombolian eruption of moderate size at Anak Krakatau on 20 Nov 2018 evening. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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1 May
Sinabung Volcano pyroclastic flow deposits (Photo: mlyvers)
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Strombolian activity (Krakatau Sep 2018) (Photo: Galih Jati)
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Eruption from Stromboli's SW crater (20 Oct 2018) (Photo: Ingrid)
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Mild lava spattering and strong glow from Stromboli's NE cone in Jan 2019 (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Night-time view of Karangetang with Venus. (Photo: Thomas Spinner)
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