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Mount Etna - Summit craters

Posted by
Johan Dierckx (Wijnegem, Belgium) on 11 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 1/200 second F/22.0 ISO 200 150 mm

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Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

well done***

11 Aug 2014 9:28am

Moridi from Tehran, Iran

Wonderful shot.

11 Aug 2014 7:12pm

Ellebasi from HOFSTADE, Belgium

superbe présentation cette courbe en avant plan laissant percevoir l'Etna

11 Aug 2014 10:27pm

L'Angevine from Angers, France

oh superbe ce cadrage de deux collines

12 Aug 2014 8:32am

Canon EOS 7D
1/200 second
ISO 200
150 mm