Volcano Watching on the Other Side of the World

Volcano Watching on the Other Side of the World...

Detailed Description

An eruption consisting of several lava fountains started on February 4 at Piton de la Fournaise on La REUNION Island in the Indian Ocean. An HVO scientist was on hand to observe the eruptive activity and assist with monitoring duties—part of a new collaboration and exchange program between the USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory and the Observatoire Volcanologique du Piton de la Fournaise. USGS photo.

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Image Dimensions: 4577 x 3430

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