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Photo of the Week

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KLYOUCHEVSKOY, KAMCHATKA July 2011 (Photo: kayapo)
1937 Hits
Mon, 31 Dec - Sun, 6 Jan, 2013
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A dust storm rolls into the Tengger Crater as dawn breaks and Semeru vents into the morning air. (Photo: ShaunJohnston)
784 Hits
Mon, 7 Jan - Sun, 13 Jan, 2013
03
Merapi volcano degassing: during nighttime on the 26th October 2012 (Photo: andersen_oystein)
857 Hits
Mon, 14 Jan - Sun, 20 Jan, 2013
04
Anak-krakatau eruption on the 3rd September 2012 (Photo: andersen_oystein)
969 Hits
Mon, 21 Jan - Sun, 27 Jan, 2013
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Lava flowing into the Pacific Ocean from Kilauea volcano, Hawaii (Photo: Philip Ong)
1697 Hits
Mon, 28 Jan - Sun, 3 Feb, 2013
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Group on a narrow ledge that separates two vents on Etna volcano, Italy. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
9517 Hits
Mon, 4 Feb - Sun, 10 Feb, 2013
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An astonished cameraman observes five fountains rising from the fissure (Etna New SE crater paroxysm 12 Aug 2011). (Photo: marcofulle)
981 Hits
Mon, 11 Feb - Sun, 17 Feb, 2013
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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)
9939 Hits
Mon, 18 Feb - Sun, 24 Feb, 2013
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Thunderstorm clouds above Bezymyanny volcano, Kamchatka (Photo: Anastasia)
832 Hits
Mon, 25 Feb - Sun, 3 Mar, 2013
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Erta Ale lava lake sunrise - january 2013 (Photo: Tom222)
3830 Hits
Mon, 4 Mar - Sun, 10 Mar, 2013
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View over Nea Kameni island, Santorini at sunset (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
3495 Hits
Mon, 11 Mar - Sun, 17 Mar, 2013
12
Dancing With The Light Of A Million Mornings
Kawah Ijen, East Java, Indonesia (Photo: JessyEykendorp)
3885 Hits
Mon, 18 Mar - Sun, 24 Mar, 2013
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creating peles hair - hornito in the middle of Erta Ales north crater (Photo: Tom222)
2113 Hits
Mon, 25 Mar - Sun, 31 Mar, 2013
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Lightning in eruption column from an explosion of Sakurajima volcano, Japan (2013) (Photo: Martin Rietze)
10050 Hits
Mon, 1 Apr - Sun, 7 Apr, 2013
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Rivers of lava from the Tolbachik eruption 2012-13 (Photo: Alexander Lobashevsky)
2112 Hits
Mon, 8 Apr - Sun, 14 Apr, 2013
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Erta Ale lava lake - boiling over (Photo: Tom222)
1950 Hits
Mon, 15 Apr - Sun, 21 Apr, 2013
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Lava fountain during the 24th paroxysm of Etna's New SE crater on 12 April 2012 (Photo: Marco Restivo / www.etnawalk.it)
1184 Hits
Mon, 22 Apr - Sun, 28 Apr, 2013
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Arid desertlike volcanic landscape near Kamuela, Big Island, Hawaii (Photo: Janka)
731 Hits
Mon, 29 Apr - Sun, 5 May, 2013
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The mighty crater of Marum crater, Ambrym Island, Vanuatu. Very steep crater walls requires steady carefullness. The lava lake of apprx. 40m in diameter in a depht of apprx. 250-300m. (Photo: Thorsten Boeckel / www.tboeckel.de)
919 Hits
Mon, 6 May - Sun, 12 May, 2013
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Stromboli  3rd of July 2012 (Photo: Rainer Albiez)
820 Hits
Mon, 13 May - Sun, 19 May, 2013
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The Milky Way over the Tengger Caldera. April 2012. (Photo: ClausPossberg)
2057 Hits
Mon, 20 May - Sun, 26 May, 2013
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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)
6966 Hits
Mon, 27 May - Sun, 2 Jun, 2013
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Lightning in eruption column from an explosion of Sakurajima volcano, Japan (2013) (Photo: Martin Rietze)
2699 Hits
Mon, 3 Jun - Sun, 9 Jun, 2013
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The Stefanos crater, Nisyros Island, in spring (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
6001 Hits
Mon, 10 Jun - Sun, 16 Jun, 2013
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Our group on the rim of Bromo volcano in East Java (Photo: Dietmar)
1539 Hits
Mon, 17 Jun - Sun, 23 Jun, 2013
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Close-up of strombolian explosion inside Bromo's crater (East Java, Indonesia) in March 2011 (Photo: Richard Roscoe)
1688 Hits
Mon, 24 Jun - Sun, 30 Jun, 2013
27
Ijen-Miners set fire to the sulphur to melt it (Photo: jorge)
4357 Hits
Mon, 1 Jul - Sun, 7 Jul, 2013
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Tolbachik volcano eruption in 2012-13 (Photo: Alexander Lobashevsky)
1315 Hits
Mon, 8 Jul - Sun, 14 Jul, 2013
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overview of of Erta Ales north crater with nice lavaflows - January 2013 (Photo: Tom222)
2278 Hits
Mon, 15 Jul - Sun, 21 Jul, 2013
30
Volcano San Pedro at Atitlan Caldera Lake, view from Panajachel, Guatemala (Photo: WNomad)
1582 Hits
Mon, 22 Jul - Sun, 28 Jul, 2013
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Lava Dome of Soufrière Hills volcano (Montserrat) at Night, Jan. 28 2010 (Photo: Richard Roscoe)
7124 Hits
Mon, 29 Jul - Sun, 4 Aug, 2013
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The ash plume generated by Eyafjallajökull's eruption in April 2010. (Photo: Jorge Santos)
6917 Hits
Mon, 5 Aug - Sun, 11 Aug, 2013
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A powerful explosion of a large magma bubble shoots out of the NE crater. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
8835 Hits
Mon, 12 Aug - Sun, 18 Aug, 2013
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HDR of tavurvur during eruption 2011 - hot rocks rolling down the slope (Photo: Tom222)
2740 Hits
Mon, 19 Aug - Sun, 25 Aug, 2013
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Powerful explosion with lightning in ash cloud from Sakurajima volcano, Japan (Photo: Martin Rietze)
2534 Hits
Mon, 26 Aug - Sun, 1 Sep, 2013
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Mombacho stratovolcano, near Granada, Nicaragua (Photo: WNomad)
1482 Hits
Mon, 2 Sep - Sun, 8 Sep, 2013
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Rivers of lava from Tolbachik durig the 2012-2013 eruption (Photo: Alexander Lobashevsky)
1962 Hits
Mon, 9 Sep - Sun, 15 Sep, 2013
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Colorful sunset at Akrotiri (Santorini), in Oct 2011, with extremely clear view towards the volcanic Christiania islands. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
3456 Hits
Mon, 16 Sep - Sun, 22 Sep, 2013
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Colorful rhyolite mountains of Landmannalaugur, Iceland (Photo: Thierry Basset)
1370 Hits
Mon, 23 Sep - Sun, 29 Sep, 2013
40
The new growing lava dome of Paluweh volcano, Flores Sea, Indonesia (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
2078 Hits
Mon, 30 Sep - Sun, 6 Oct, 2013
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Bezymyanny volcano in the morning, Kamchatka (Photo: Anastasia)
986 Hits
Mon, 7 Oct - Sun, 13 Oct, 2013
42
Sea arch formed in white ash layers at the N coast of Milos Island, Greece (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
1359 Hits
Mon, 14 Oct - Sun, 20 Oct, 2013
43
Galunggung volcano's crater, West Java, Indonesia (Photo: Roland Gerth)
2394 Hits
Mon, 21 Oct - Sun, 27 Oct, 2013
44
Zoom onto the expanding ejected plug of the explosion; only few of the blocks are actually glowing red. At night, this means that most blocks won't be visible! (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
20795 Hits
Mon, 28 Oct - Sun, 3 Nov, 2013
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Close up of vents from first rift
April 1, 2010 (Photo: Steve Hunt)
8201 Hits
Mon, 4 Nov - Sun, 10 Nov, 2013
46
Zoom into the core of the lava fountain from an eruption of the NE crater of Stromboli volcano (from Bastimento, 15 May 2012) (Photo: marcofulle)
1447 Hits
Mon, 11 Nov - Sun, 17 Nov, 2013
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stokkur geysir - milliseconds before eruption (Photo: Tom222)
1102 Hits
Mon, 18 Nov - Sun, 24 Nov, 2013
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Strombolian activity from the crater of Batu Tara volcano, Indonesia (Photo: jorge)
2111 Hits
Mon, 25 Nov - Sun, 1 Dec, 2013
49
Aerial view of Vulcano Island. The left older part of the island is an older caldera - the remnant of a dissected stratovolcano, the right part is a younger caldera where the present-day harbour and tourist village of Vulcano is located next to the active cone (light brown) La Fossa. A narrow land bridge connects the island with the peninsula formed by the little cone Vulcanello (an island, that appeared in Roman times), mostly out of the right frame in this picture. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
3781 Hits
Mon, 2 Dec - Sun, 8 Dec, 2013
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The green Okama crater lake of Zao volcano, NE Honshu, Japan (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
5810 Hits
Mon, 9 Dec - Sun, 15 Dec, 2013
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Lava flow at Etna volcano, Italy. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
16279 Hits
Mon, 16 Dec - Sun, 22 Dec, 2013
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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)
6791 Hits
Mon, 23 Dec - Sun, 29 Dec, 2013
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The glacial lake in east crater of Mutnovsky Volcano (Sep-2012) (Photo: Sergey Krasnoshchokov)
1704 Hits
Mon, 30 Dec - Sun, 5 Jan, 2014
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Sunset over the caldera of Santorini. Aspronisi in the background. santorini_d20168.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
4611 Hits
Mon, 6 Jan - Sun, 12 Jan, 2014
03
Diego de la Haya Crater Lagoon of Irazu Volcano, near Cartago, highest active volcano in Costa Rica (Photo: WNomad)
2940 Hits
Mon, 13 Jan - Sun, 19 Jan, 2014
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Eruption from the craters of Stromboli. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
18588 Hits
Mon, 20 Jan - Sun, 26 Jan, 2014
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