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Mount Etna - Lavafields in Valle del Bove

Posted by
Johan Dierckx (Wijnegem, Belgium) on 8 August 2014 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Mount Etna

Mount Etna (Sicilian: Mungibeddu or 'a Muntagna, Latin: Aetna) is an active stratovolcano on the east coast of Sicily, Italy, in the Province of Catania, between Messina and Catania. It lies above the convergent plate margin between the African Plate and the Eurasian Plate. It is the tallest active volcano on the European continent, currently 3,329 m (10,922 ft) high, though this varies with summit eruptions. Mount Etna is one of the most active volcanoes in the world and is in an almost constant state of activity.
(source: Wikipedia)

Image: Mount Etna (IT-SIC) - 15/04/2014

Canon EOS 7D 1/160 second F/10.0 ISO 200 65 mm

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Canon EOS 7D
1/160 second
F/10.0
ISO 200
65 mm

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