Eyjafjallajökull is one of the smaller ice caps of Iceland, situated to the north of Skógar and to the west of Mýrdalsjökull. The ice cap covers the caldera of a volcano with a summit elevation of metres. Photo by (Jon Vidar)
A forked tongue of lava scorches a side of the Philippines' Mayon Volcano on December Mayon Volcano's recent eruptions may come as small surprise to area residents, many of whom likely remember the volcano's last eruption.
Mount Bromo, East Java, Indonesia (by Yaman Ibrahim). Mount Semeru is in the far distance. The Indonesian government estimates,that during the last 400 years, 129 of the country's volcanos have become active