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2017
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Jan
The summit crater of Merapi volcano at sunrise (Photo: Dietmar)
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Feb
After having reached its peak, the eruption wanes quickly, but a dense brown ash plume still rises high from the fissure vent. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Mar
Blue flames. Breathing was only possible with a good gas mask and staying near the burning sulfur was only possible for a very short time. (Photo: Andi Rosadi)
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Apr
View over Nea Kameni island, Santorini at sunset (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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May
The same eruption two minutes after the start still goes on strong, with much lightning and fountains of lava and ash. Sakurajima volcano, Japan, 27 Sep 2013. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Jun
Aurora Borealis (northern lights) from Landmannalaugur (Iceland) on 12 Sep 2014 (Photo: AndreasIrgang)
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Jul
Anak Krakatau as seen from the summit on 7 May 2012. Everything is lit up in a surreal red-pink colour - the sky, the lava, the hot gases rushing out of the cone. (c)
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Aug
Sulfur deposits and escaping gas from fumaroles on Vulcano volcano's La Fossa crater rim. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Sep
Breaking wave over glowing lava. Kilauea volcano, Big Island, Hawai'i (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Oct
Eruption at Stromboli volcano, Italy (July 2012) (Photo: LaurentLupini)
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Nov
Ijen-Two miners on a rotating share/basis are always on duty tending the fires (Photo: jorge)
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Dec
Lightning in eruption column from an explosion of Sakurajima volcano, Japan (2013) (Photo: Martin Rietze)
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