Images: Erupting Kamchatka Volcanoes

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Shiveluch Volcano

Credit: NASA Earth Observatory images by Robert Simmon, using Landsat 8 data from the USGS Earth Explorer.
Siveluch, a 1,0768 -foot (3,283 meter) volcano in Kamchatka, erupts on April 14, 2014.
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