Posted March 3, 2013 by Chris in Science

Volcanic Eruption Seen From Space

Volcanic eruption from space

The picture above was taken in 2009 from the International Space Station and shows the eruption of the Sarychev Volcano erupting on the Kuril Islands in Japan. There’s also an animated GIF of the eruption that you can see below.

source: The Orange Co. via Geekologie

volcano eruption seen from space