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Here's What Volcanic Eruptions Look Like From Space

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These aerial shots of volcanic eruptions from NASA are not only hauntingly beautiful but show just how big an environmental impact these things have. Take a look below.

Sarychev Volcano, Russia

Kliuchevskoi Volcano, Russia

Pavlof Volcano, Alaska

Manam Volcano, Papua New Guinea

Puyehue-Cordón Caulle Volcano, Chile

Eyjafjallajokull Volcano, Iceland

Nyiragongo Volcano, DR Congo

Chaiten Volcano, Chile

Pavlof Volcano, Alaska

Shinmoe-dake Volcano, Japan

Eyjafjallajokull Volcano, Iceland

Merapi Volcano, Indonesia

Api Volcano, Indonesia

Mt. Etna, Italy