Vulcano QTVR Panoramas

Clicking the images or [pano] brings up a large QTVR-panorama. Click and drag to look all around! Zoom in (shift-key) and out (ctrl-key).

Vulcano QTVR Panoramas
From the path leading up to the crater rim.
Vulcano QTVR Panoramas
Breadbrust bombs are typical of Vulcano. This one is the biggest and has a diameter of about 3m.
Vulcano QTVR Panoramas
Prominent red ash layers along the Fossa crater's southwestern rim. Note the fumarole fields on the far side of the crater.
Vulcano QTVR Panoramas
From the south rim the view opens (away from the crater) towards the geologically older, southern part of the island. Behind prominent, dark peak of Monte Saraceno the coast of Sicily.
Vulcano QTVR Panoramas
Within the fumarole field on the crater's east rim.
Vulcano QTVR Panoramas
Inside the crater ob the prominet terrace above the final drop to the crater floor on which an ephemeral lake has formed after heavy winter rains.
All panoramas taken in February 2003.