Volcano Pics

Welcome to the Volcano Picture section. Click on pictures to enlarge.

Fuji

The famous Mount Fuji in Japan last erupted in 1707–08

 

 

Crater Lake

Crater Lake is a lake in a volcanic crater. It is the deepest lake in the United States.

 

lava steam

Steam is generated from hot lava flowing into the ocean. Power companies are able to convert such steam into electrical power.

Spewing Lava

After magma is spewed out from underneath the ground, it is then referred to as lava.

 

Volcano at night

Fresh lava can reaches temperatures of 1,250° degrees.

 

Dirty Thunderstorm

Lightning that is produced from Ash clouds of volcanoes is called a "dirty thunderstorm".

 

olympus mons

The biggest known volcano in the solar system is Olympus Mons on Mars. It dwarfs all of Earth's volcanoes and is so big that it could be seen by 19th century astronomers.