Iceland

Eyjafjallajökull: subglacial volcanic eruption (continued)

Terrestrial photos taken by Marco Fulle on April 16th, 2010.

Eyjafjallajökull: subglacial volcanic eruption (continued)
Eyjafjallajökull stratovolcano complex and eruption cloud.
Eyjafjallajökull: subglacial volcanic eruption (continued)
Massive ash emission from the Eyjafjallajökull eruption.
Eyjafjallajökull: subglacial volcanic eruption (continued)
Eyjafjallajökull stratovolcano complex and ash plume with intensive lightning.
Eyjafjallajökull: subglacial volcanic eruption (continued)
Zoom on lightning caused by electrical discharge within the ash column.
Eyjafjallajökull: subglacial volcanic eruption (continued)
Fireworks over Eyjafjallajökull.
Eyjafjallajökull: subglacial volcanic eruption (continued)
The ash column assumes the shape of a plinian eruption.
Eyjafjallajökull: subglacial volcanic eruption (continued)
Clear starry night above the eruption of Eyafallajökull.
Eyjafjallajökull: subglacial volcanic eruption (continued)
Incadescence near the eruptive centre at lower left.
Eyjafjallajökull: subglacial volcanic eruption (continued)
Overview of Eyjafjallajökull stratovolcano complex and eruption column at dusk.
Eyjafjallajökull: subglacial volcanic eruption (continued)
Massive ash emission from the Eyjafjallajökull eruption late in the evening.
Eyjafjallajökull: subglacial volcanic eruption (continued)
The eruption column rises above a stratocumulus cloud deck; farms in the foreground.
Eyjafjallajökull: subglacial volcanic eruption (continued)
Plenty of ash to affect European air travel...
Eyjafjallajökull: subglacial volcanic eruption (continued)
View of the volcano from Hortel Ranga, Hella (17. April 2010).
Eyjafjallajökull: subglacial volcanic eruption (continued)
The volcano dominates the southern Icelandic landscape (17. April 2010).
Eyjafjallajökull: subglacial volcanic eruption (continued)
Zoom on the eruption column surrounded bylightning (18. April 2010).
Eyjafjallajökull: subglacial volcanic eruption (continued)
Intensive lightning over the southern half of the fissure (18. April 2010).
Photos Marco Fulle, 16 April 2010