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Morning At Sangam
Akaka Falls
Following in the shade
Moon Shine
Cruising the petals.
Christmas in New York City
Diving through fire
Ballet of Wings and Water
Mom, you can not catch me.
Flock Flight At Sunset in St. Augustine
Mating penguins
Herculean stove
New Light - New York
Inside a spiral tree of lights
Bar Harbor fogged in.
What an interception!
Wedding Party At Asbury Park
The Guardians
Climbing down the mountain
red and white lily
Giant cow statue near the Nevada-California border.
15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Herculean Stove

The Nyiragongo volcano has the biggest permanent lava lake on Earth. After sunset, the red glow of the lava mixes with the blue of the sky, which creates this purple cloud. At the same time, the crater becomes red. These effects only last for a few seconds.

TAGS: Lava, Volcano

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Kajang, Malaysia
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Photo of the Day: 02.15.18
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Date Taken: 06.2016
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2017, 10:38 a.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION goma, Congo (the Democratic Republic of the)