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The eruption of Piton de la Fournaise

Photographer
GILLES ADT
Location
PITON DE LA FOURNAISE, R?union

A long time exposure shows molten lava which flows from the Piton de la Fournaise, one of the world's most active volcanoes, on the French Indian Ocean Reunion Island. REUTERS/Gilles Adt

A long time exposure shows molten lava which flows from the Piton de la Fournaise, one of the world's most active volcanoes, on the French Indian Ocean Reunion Island. REUTERS/Gilles Adt
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Photographer
GILLES ADT
Location
PITON DE LA FOURNAISE, R?union

Molten lava erupts from the Piton de la Fournaise. REUTERS/Gilles Adt

Molten lava erupts from the Piton de la Fournaise. REUTERS/Gilles Adt
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Photographer
GILLES ADT
Location
PITON DE LA FOURNAISE, R?union

Molten lava erupts from the Piton de la Fournaise. REUTERS/Gilles Adt

Molten lava erupts from the Piton de la Fournaise. REUTERS/Gilles Adt
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Photographer
GILLES ADT
Location
Piton de la Fournaise, R?union

Molten lava flows from the Piton de la Fournaise, August 2015. REUTERS/Gilles Adt

Molten lava flows from the Piton de la Fournaise, August 2015. REUTERS/Gilles Adt
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Photographer
Richard Bouhet
Location
Saint-Denis, France

Lava from the Piton de la Fournaise volcano blocks the main national RN 2 road which connects the island from East to South, July 2001. REUTERS/File

Lava from the Piton de la Fournaise volcano blocks the main national RN 2 road which connects the island from East to South, July 2001. REUTERS/File
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Photographer
GILLES ADT
Location
Piton de la Fournaise, R?union

Lava erupts from the Piton de la Fournaise, August 2015. REUTERS/Gilles Adt

Lava erupts from the Piton de la Fournaise, August 2015. REUTERS/Gilles Adt
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Photographer
GILLES ADT
Location
PITON DE LA FOURNAISE, R?union

Molten lava erupts from the Piton de la Fournaise, August 2015. REUTERS/Gilles Adt

Molten lava erupts from the Piton de la Fournaise, August 2015. REUTERS/Gilles Adt
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Photographer
GILLES ADT
Location
Piton de la Fournaise, R?union

Two volcanologists stand on cooled volcanic rock as lava flows from the Piton de la Fournaise, August 2015. REUTERS/Gilles Adt

Two volcanologists stand on cooled volcanic rock as lava flows from the Piton de la Fournaise, August 2015. REUTERS/Gilles Adt
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Photographer
GILLES ADT
Location
PITON DE LA FOURNAISE, R?union

Two volcanologists stand on cooled volcanic rock as molten lava erupts from the Piton de la Fournaise, one of the world's most active volcanoes, in this picture taken July 31, 2015, on the French Indian Ocean Reunion Island. The volcano erupted on Friday, opening up a 800-metre-long crack in its crater and sending hot jets of molten lava spewing up from the peak. Picture taken July 31, 2015. REUTERS/Gilles Adt

Two volcanologists stand on cooled volcanic rock as molten lava erupts from the Piton de la Fournaise, one of the world's most active volcanoes, in this picture taken July 31, 2015, on the French Indian Ocean Reunion Island. The volcano erupted on Friday, opening up a 800-metre-long crack in its crater and sending hot jets of molten lava spewing up from the peak. Picture taken July 31, 2015. REUTERS/Gilles Adt
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Photographer
GILLES ADT
Location
Piton de la Fournaise, R?union

Molten lava erupts from the Piton de la Fournaise, August 2015. REUTERS/Gilles Adt

Molten lava erupts from the Piton de la Fournaise, August 2015. REUTERS/Gilles Adt
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Photographer
Richard Bouhet
Location
SAINT DENIS, Reunion

The Piton de la Fournaise volcano erupts, March 2001. REUTERS/Richard Bouhet

The Piton de la Fournaise volcano erupts, March 2001. REUTERS/Richard Bouhet
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Photographer
Str Old
Location
Saint Denis, France

Scientists stand near a lava flow from the Piton de la Fournaise volcano, October 2000. REUTERS/Files

Scientists stand near a lava flow from the Piton de la Fournaise volcano, October 2000. REUTERS/Files
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Photographer
GILLES ADT
Location
PITON DE LA FOURNAISE, R?union

Molten lava erupts from the Piton de la Fournaise, July 2015. REUTERS/Gilles Adt

Molten lava erupts from the Piton de la Fournaise, July 2015. REUTERS/Gilles Adt
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Photographer
GILLES ADT
Location
PITON DE LA FOURNAISE, R?union

The moon rises as molten lava erupts from the Piton de la Fournaise, July 2015. REUTERS/Gilles Adt

The moon rises as molten lava erupts from the Piton de la Fournaise, July 2015. REUTERS/Gilles Adt
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