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Sarychev Volcano Eruption Seen from the ISS

July 8, 2009

A fortuitous orbit of the International Space Station allowed the astronauts this striking view of Sarychev Volcano (Kuril Islands, northeast of Japan) in an early stage of eruption on June 12, 2009. credit: NASA