Indonesia: Ijen Volcano Photos
Volcanoes of Indonesia: Ijen (August 2005)
|Pipes drilled into the fumaroles collect sulphur steam that condenses and sublimizes at the pipes' exit.|
|Liquid sulphur dropping out of one of the pipes, forming a red sulphur pond.||The fumarole area ("the kitchen") and the turquoise acid lake.||
Sulphur miner carrying up to 100 kg of solid sulphur on his shoulders.
|Weathered ash slopes of Ijen's crater.||Crater rim of Ijen volcano.||Deep erosional cuts in the solft ash deposits of Ijen.|
|Panoramic view of Ijen volcano's crater.||The fumarole area and the crater lake.||Looking onto the lake.|
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