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Eruption at Mount Merapi, Indonesia

Eruption at Mount Merapi, Indonesia
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Eruption at Mount Merapi, Indonesia

Satellite image of the scars left behind by hot volcanic avalanches from Merapi Volcano, Indonesia.

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Eruption at Mount Merapi, Indonesia
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Eruption at Mount Merapi, Indonesia

A thick plume of ash rose from Mount Merapi on November 10, 2010, when this photo-like image was taken. It is the most cloud-free image of the eruption to date.

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Eruption at Mount Merapi, Indonesia
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Eruption at Mount Merapi, Indonesia

This image shows sulfur dioxide concentrations over Indonesia and the Indian Ocean on November 4–8, 2010.

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Eruption at Mount Merapi, Indonesia
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Eruption at Mount Merapi, Indonesia

The eruption of Merapi Volcano continues after almost two weeks of nearly constant activity.

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Eruption at Mount Merapi, Indonesia
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Eruption at Mount Merapi, Indonesia

Signs of the eruption at Mount Merapi managed to punctuate the persistent cloud cover over Java on November 5, 2010.

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Eruption at Mount Merapi, Indonesia
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Eruption at Mount Merapi, Indonesia

This visualization shows the approximate location of an avalanche of hot ash and volcanic gas flowing down Indonesia’s erupting Mount Merapi volcano on October 30, 2010.

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