An aerial view of lava flowing out of the Bardarbunga volcano in southeast Iceland. The Bardarbunga volcano system has been rocked by hundreds of tremors daily since mid-August, prompting fears the volcano could explode.
Color & Contrast The Color & Contrast of the lava and rock in this picture are really cool! I love the lave thats falling and its really bright orange. The steam coming off of it makes for effect. Overall, this is a fantastic picture.
A Pahoehoe (lava flow of basaltic rock, usually dark-colored with a smooth or ropey surface) approximately 10 m high issuing from the western end of the 0740 vents, a series of spatter cones 170 m long, south of Pu‘u Kahaualea, Hawaii.