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Photo of the Week

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Semeru's active lava dome in late Nov 2014 (East Java, Indonesia) (Photo: Andi / VolcanoDiscovery Indonesia)
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Mon, 1 Jan - Sun, 7 Jan, 2018
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Front of a pyroclastic flow from Montserrat's Soufrière Hills volcano (Photo: marcofulle)
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Mon, 8 Jan - Sun, 14 Jan, 2018
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Zoom onto an exploding lava bubble about 10 m across. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Mon, 15 Jan - Sun, 21 Jan, 2018
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Erupting Semeru volcano at night (March 2004) - a small explosion expels incandescent bombs that roll down its southern flank. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Mon, 22 Jan - Sun, 28 Jan, 2018
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Lava fountains from Nyamuragira volcano (DR Congo) in Nov 2011 (Photo: Gian Schachenmann)
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Mon, 29 Jan - Sun, 4 Feb, 2018
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Pyroclastic deposits at the beach E of Cape Balos, Santorini, September 2008 (Photo: Ingrid)
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Mon, 5 Feb - Sun, 11 Feb, 2018
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Lava tube, Gruta das Torres, Pico Island, Acores (Photo: WNomad)
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Mon, 12 Feb - Sun, 18 Feb, 2018
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Pahoehoe lava "sphere". (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
1285 Hits
Mon, 19 Feb - Sun, 25 Feb, 2018
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Eruption at Yasur volcano, Vanuatu (Photo: Guy Franquinet)
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Mon, 26 Feb - Sun, 4 Mar, 2018
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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)
1086 Hits
Mon, 5 Mar - Sun, 11 Mar, 2018
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Bouquet of several smaller individual jets of lava fragments and steam. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Mon, 12 Mar - Sun, 18 Mar, 2018
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Kilauea Lava Hose by day. (Photo: KatSpruth)
310 Hits
Mon, 19 Mar - Sun, 25 Mar, 2018
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Longer exposure of Sakurajima night eruption with abundant volcanic lightning. (Photo: mlyvers)
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Mon, 26 Mar - Sun, 1 Apr, 2018
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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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Mon, 2 Apr - Sun, 8 Apr, 2018
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Zoom onto the lava channel's center (Photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italia)
677 Hits
Mon, 9 Apr - Sun, 15 Apr, 2018
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Moonless night over the Danakil desert looking north towards Polaris standing low above the horizon. The glow of distant Erta Ale volcano is visible in the right. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
3147 Hits
Mon, 16 Apr - Sun, 22 Apr, 2018
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Eruption at Stromboli volcano hitting the moon... (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
4830 Hits
Mon, 23 Apr - Sun, 29 Apr, 2018
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A large steam ring at night with the erupting New SE crater and the starry sky above Valle del Bove. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
3829 Hits
Mon, 30 Apr - Sun, 6 May, 2018
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Eyjafjallajökull, Iceland, 8 May 2010 - phreatomagmatic explosions with cock's tail jets of lava bombs (Photo: Martin Rietze)
790 Hits
Mon, 7 May - Sun, 13 May, 2018
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The lava lake and the moon setting above the distant silhouette of Mauna Loa shield volcano. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
2665 Hits
Mon, 14 May - Sun, 20 May, 2018
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The western crater has two vents; the one to the N (right), a narrow glowing hole, sometimes erupts strong vertical jets of lava, accompanied by detonation sounds. This one is relatively large and ejects lava bombs to more than 200 m. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
1703 Hits
Mon, 21 May - Sun, 27 May, 2018
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Powerful strombolian eruption; some blocks become first visible when they leave the black ash cloud. (Anak Krakatau) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
35522 Hits
Mon, 28 May - Sun, 3 Jun, 2018
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Vesuvius volcano aerial (June 2017) (Photo: Martin Rietze)
930 Hits
Mon, 4 Jun - Sun, 10 Jun, 2018
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Alien landscapes at Dallol (Photo: Stefan Tommasini)
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Mon, 11 Jun - Sun, 17 Jun, 2018
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Lava lake inside Kilauea volcano's West Gap crater. The whole crust covering the lake has just been overturned, exposing the red hot glowing interior. hawaii_e7837 (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Mon, 18 Jun - Sun, 24 Jun, 2018
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23 Feb early dawn: during the night, the lava flow activity seemed to have increased; at times, the flows are incandescent over their whole length. View is from the south. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
565 Hits
Mon, 25 Jun - Sun, 1 Jul, 2018
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A lava fountain, still maintaining the shape of the bubble producing it, in plain sunlight. Note the heat blur of the lake's surface in the background. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Mon, 2 Jul - Sun, 8 Jul, 2018
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The most beautiful lava dome of Methana: Kosona lava dome. (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
804 Hits
Mon, 9 Jul - Sun, 15 Jul, 2018
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Close up of the edge of the active lava lake now deep down in the south crater of Erta Ale's summit caldera (Photo: Stefan Tommasini)
341 Hits
Mon, 16 Jul - Sun, 22 Jul, 2018
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Chapel at Plaka, built into the white pumice tuff from the 1613 BC Minoan eruption. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
1722 Hits
Mon, 23 Jul - Sun, 29 Jul, 2018
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Small pyroclastic flow from Krakatau (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
2488 Hits
Mon, 30 Jul - Sun, 5 Aug, 2018
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Another perfect ring in the sky. Its diameter is probably about 100 meters. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Mon, 6 Aug - Sun, 12 Aug, 2018
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Giant petrified tree about 5 m in diameter on Lesbos island, Greece (July 2011) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Mon, 13 Aug - Sun, 19 Aug, 2018
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Observing active Krakatau in the evening (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Mon, 20 Aug - Sun, 26 Aug, 2018
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Sometimes the lava fountain consists of several jets in multiple directions at once. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
1925 Hits
Mon, 27 Aug - Sun, 2 Sep, 2018
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View of the immense, 2 km wide summit crater, a small caldera surrounded by steep walls 4-500 m deep. It reminds a lot of Nyiragongo. The recent eruption has covered the whole floor with fresh lava and built a large cinder cone in the SE part (view is from the north). (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Mon, 3 Sep - Sun, 9 Sep, 2018
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Ijen-Two miners on a rotating share/basis are always on duty tending the fires (Photo: jorge)
4130 Hits
Mon, 10 Sep - Sun, 16 Sep, 2018
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Karangetang side lit by the setting moon (Photo: Thomas Spinner)
882 Hits
Mon, 17 Sep - Sun, 23 Sep, 2018
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Another small eruption at dusk of 11 June. The sea below is completely calm. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
807 Hits
Mon, 24 Sep - Sun, 30 Sep, 2018
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Strombolian explosion from Barujari cone and reflection on Segara Anak crater lake (Rinjani volcano eruption, Nov 2015, Lombok, Indonesia) (Photo: Martin Rietze)
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Mon, 1 Oct - Sun, 7 Oct, 2018
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View to Bromo and Semeru at sunrise, East Java (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
1250 Hits
Mon, 8 Oct - Sun, 14 Oct, 2018
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A stronger eruption sends many bombs against and over the vertical eastern crater wall. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
1474 Hits
Mon, 15 Oct - Sun, 21 Oct, 2018
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Etna's paroxysm from Voragine crater on 4 Dec 2015, seen from Cesarò (Photo: Giuseppe Famiani)
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Mon, 22 Oct - Sun, 28 Oct, 2018
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Sunrise over the salt lake. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
2680 Hits
Mon, 29 Oct - Sun, 4 Nov, 2018
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Incandescent rockfall down flank of lava dome of Shiveluch volcano, Kamchatka (Oct 2013) (Photo: Richard Roscoe)
1661 Hits
Mon, 5 Nov - Sun, 11 Nov, 2018
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eruption and ashfall at tavurvur (Rabaul) 2011 (Photo: Tom222)
2895 Hits
Mon, 12 Nov - Sun, 18 Nov, 2018
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Lava fountain and flow from the Tolbachik eruption in 2012-13, Kamchatka, Russia (Photo: Alexander Lobashevsky)
990 Hits
Mon, 19 Nov - Sun, 25 Nov, 2018
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Aerial view of salt deposits and a large acid pond near Assale salt lake and Dallol (Photo: Stefan Tommasini)
610 Hits
Mon, 26 Nov - Sun, 2 Dec, 2018
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The contact between the metamorphic basement and volcanic rocks (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Mon, 3 Dec - Sun, 9 Dec, 2018
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