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Photo of the Week

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2015
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01
Laguna del Irazu Volcano, Costa Rica (Photo: WNomad)
1860 Hits
Mon, 29 Dec - Sun, 4 Jan, 2015
02
View onto Cemoro Lawang village on the caldera rim (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
5138 Hits
Mon, 5 Jan - Sun, 11 Jan, 2015
03
Blubb - nice lava bubbles exploding in the hornito in the middle of Erta Ales north crater (Photo: Tom222)
1302 Hits
Mon, 12 Jan - Sun, 18 Jan, 2015
04
The moon has sunken behind the 2002 cones and the eruption is slowly waning. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
1542 Hits
Mon, 19 Jan - Sun, 25 Jan, 2015
05
Isimila Site pillars, crowned by volcanic rock, Tansania (Photo: WNomad)
749 Hits
Mon, 26 Jan - Sun, 1 Feb, 2015
06
Volcano San Pedro at Atitlan Caldera Lake sunset, Guatemala (Photo: WNomad)
877 Hits
Mon, 2 Feb - Sun, 8 Feb, 2015
07
Sunset from Stromboli, in the distance, Filicudi Island is seen. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
1657 Hits
Mon, 9 Feb - Sun, 15 Feb, 2015
08
Atitlán, Toliman, and San Pedro volcanoes (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
3328 Hits
Mon, 16 Feb - Sun, 22 Feb, 2015
09
The chain of volcanoes on Unimak, from left to right: Roundtop Mountain, Isanotski, Pogromni and Shishaldin. (Photo: marcofulle)
2288 Hits
Mon, 23 Feb - Sun, 1 Mar, 2015
10
Twin lakes of the Cete Cidades crater (Lagoa Azul & Verde), St. Miguel Isl., Acores (Photo: WNomad)
666 Hits
Mon, 2 Mar - Sun, 8 Mar, 2015
11
The glowing vent(s) illuminate the diffuse steam and ash plume above Bromo's crater bright red at night. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
4237 Hits
Mon, 9 Mar - Sun, 15 Mar, 2015
12
Aurora Borealis (northern lights) from Landmannalaugur (Iceland) on 12 Sep 2014 (Photo: AndreasIrgang)
1111 Hits
Mon, 16 Mar - Sun, 22 Mar, 2015
13
Volcano Toliman at Atitlan Lake, Guatemala (Photo: WNomad)
681 Hits
Mon, 23 Mar - Sun, 29 Mar, 2015
14
Volcanic eruption from Sakurajima volcano, Japan (Photo: Martin Rietze)
2443 Hits
Mon, 30 Mar - Sun, 5 Apr, 2015
15
Cone near la Restinga, El Hierro Isl., Canary Islands (Photo: WNomad)
903 Hits
Mon, 6 Apr - Sun, 12 Apr, 2015
16
Traditional houses nested on the caldera cliff of Oia town, Santorini (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
3704 Hits
Mon, 13 Apr - Sun, 19 Apr, 2015
17
ECG of Gaia - beautiful pattern on the surface - Erta Ale lava lake 2013 (Photo: Tom222)
867 Hits
Mon, 20 Apr - Sun, 26 Apr, 2015
18
The center of the lava lake often contains one or several plates, from which cracks seem to radiate. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
3201 Hits
Mon, 27 Apr - Sun, 3 May, 2015
19
Active vents of the crater of Yasur volcano, Vanuatu (Sep 2014) (Photo: Walter Reis)
10631 Hits
Mon, 4 May - Sun, 10 May, 2015
20
Multiple lava fountain from the Holuhraun fissure eruption on Iceland in Sep 2014 (Bardarbunga volcano) (Photo: Lukas Gawenda)
2074 Hits
Mon, 11 May - Sun, 17 May, 2015
21
Nevado del Ruiz, Colombia at Sunrise. October, 2012 (Photo: volcanomike)
5158 Hits
Mon, 18 May - Sun, 24 May, 2015
22
Pyroclastic flow on Sinabung volcano, Sumatra, Indonesia (Oct 2014) (Photo: Walter Reis)
19433 Hits
Mon, 25 May - Sun, 31 May, 2015
23
Santiago town in front of volcano Toliman, Atitlan Lake, Guatemala (Photo: WNomad)
629 Hits
Mon, 1 Jun - Sun, 7 Jun, 2015
24
Typical, small strombolian eruption from Stromboli volcano, Eolian Islands, Italy (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
1044 Hits
Mon, 8 Jun - Sun, 14 Jun, 2015
25
Active lava flow and incandescent rockfalls at Sinabung volcano (Sumatra, Indonesia) in March 2015 (Photo: Bastien)
1155 Hits
Mon, 15 Jun - Sun, 21 Jun, 2015
26
Powerful strombolian explosion from Sakurajima volcano, Japan, at 13:48 UTC on 27 Sep 2013 (22:48 local time) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
12479 Hits
Mon, 22 Jun - Sun, 28 Jun, 2015
27
Eruption at Yasur volcano, Vanuatu (Sep 2014) (Photo: Walter Reis)
10550 Hits
Mon, 29 Jun - Sun, 5 Jul, 2015
28
The unvegetated summit of Lopevi stratovolcano. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
3295 Hits
Mon, 6 Jul - Sun, 12 Jul, 2015
29
Rice field in East Java (Photo: Roland Gerth)
3095 Hits
Mon, 13 Jul - Sun, 19 Jul, 2015
30
Powerful explosions from the vent east of the summit produce impressive shock waves and throw bombs into all directions, up to a km distance. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
1392 Hits
Mon, 20 Jul - Sun, 26 Jul, 2015
31
The ever active lava lake at Benbrow crater, Ambrym September 2014 (Photo: KatSpruth)
1020 Hits
Mon, 27 Jul - Sun, 2 Aug, 2015
32
The vertical cliff face of Palea Kameni's east side. Probably around 1457-58 AD, a part of the island broke off, exposing the concentrically fractured interior of the lava dome that forms the island which appeared in the caldera in 197 BC. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
2116 Hits
Mon, 3 Aug - Sun, 9 Aug, 2015
33
Anak Krakatau-Hikers moving along the northern side of the crater rim (Photo: jorge)
907 Hits
Mon, 10 Aug - Sun, 16 Aug, 2015
34
Kawah Ijen Crater, East Java, Indonesia (Photo: JessyEykendorp)
4011 Hits
Mon, 17 Aug - Sun, 23 Aug, 2015
35
Lava flows from the erupting New SE crater at dawn on 16 June 2014 (Photo: marcofulle)
2332 Hits
Mon, 24 Aug - Sun, 30 Aug, 2015
36
Trekking in the remote Icelandic highlands (Photo: Thierry Basset)
529 Hits
Mon, 31 Aug - Sun, 6 Sep, 2015
37
The growing lava dome of Kelut volcano (East Java, Indonesia) in Nov 2007 (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
6806 Hits
Mon, 7 Sep - Sun, 13 Sep, 2015
38
Strombolian eruption from Sakurajima volcano, Japan (Photo: Martin Rietze)
1366 Hits
Mon, 14 Sep - Sun, 20 Sep, 2015
39
Playa Hermosa of Irazu Volcano, Costa Rica (Photo: WNomad)
792 Hits
Mon, 21 Sep - Sun, 27 Sep, 2015
40
Exploding lava bubble at an active vent in the crater of Yasur volcano, Vanuatu (Sep 2014) (Photo: Walter Reis)
14711 Hits
Mon, 28 Sep - Sun, 4 Oct, 2015
41
Lighthouse-church Virgen de Candelaria, La Frontera (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
1707 Hits
Mon, 5 Oct - Sun, 11 Oct, 2015
42
5. Volcan Agua 3760m At Sunrise, From Campsite On Volcan Acatenango 3993m, Guatemala. (Photo: Jay Ramji)
506 Hits
Mon, 12 Oct - Sun, 18 Oct, 2015
43
Rare Hauyn crystal (5 mm in diameter) found in a pumice quarry near Mendig, Eifel region, Germany (Photo: Janka)
637 Hits
Mon, 19 Oct - Sun, 25 Oct, 2015
44
Eruption at Yasur volcano, Tanna Island, Vanuatu (May 2012) (Photo: Thorsten Boeckel / www.tboeckel.de)
655 Hits
Mon, 26 Oct - Sun, 1 Nov, 2015
45
Puyehue-Cordón Caulle volcano in Chile, seen from Antillanca. (Photo: mundomania.eu)
1199 Hits
Mon, 2 Nov - Sun, 8 Nov, 2015
46
Anak-krakatau eruption on the 3rd September 2012 (Photo: andersen_oystein)
749 Hits
Mon, 9 Nov - Sun, 15 Nov, 2015
47
View into the Bocca Nuova crater, Etna volcano (9 Sep 2013) (Photo: Jennifer)
634 Hits
Mon, 16 Nov - Sun, 22 Nov, 2015
48
Basalt columns being the remains of an extinct Tertiary volcano in the Saxonian Ore Mountains, Germany (Photo: Janka)
774 Hits
Mon, 23 Nov - Sun, 29 Nov, 2015
49
Avachinsky volcano towering above Petropavlovsk, Kamchatka (Photo: Richard Roscoe)
1036 Hits
Mon, 30 Nov - Sun, 6 Dec, 2015
50
Active lava flows after sunset (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
895 Hits
Mon, 7 Dec - Sun, 13 Dec, 2015
51
Littoral explosion at Stromboli volcano as the lava flow reached the sea on 11 Aug 2014 (Photo: Martin Rietze)
565 Hits
Mon, 14 Dec - Sun, 20 Dec, 2015
52
Part of a series of Mud Volcanoes near Qobustan, Azerbaijan (Photo: WNomad)
668 Hits
Mon, 21 Dec - Sun, 27 Dec, 2015
53
Strombolian activity from Raung volcano (East Java, Indonesia) 26 July 2015 (Photo: V. Tricou)
809 Hits
Mon, 28 Dec - Sun, 3 Jan, 2016
01
Gruta do Algar do Carvao, Terceira Island, Acores (Photo: WNomad)
728 Hits
Mon, 4 Jan - Sun, 10 Jan, 2016
02
Strombolian activity from Batu Tara volcano - the "Stromboli" of the Banda Sea (Photo: Marc Szlegat / www.vulkane.net)
1469 Hits
Mon, 11 Jan - Sun, 17 Jan, 2016
03
Volcanoes Toliman and Atitlan at Atitlan Lake, Guatemala (Photo: WNomad)
496 Hits
Mon, 18 Jan - Sun, 24 Jan, 2016
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