Nyiragongo Volcano

The Nyiragongo Volcano is located in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Nyiragongo has only erupted four times. The last recorded eruption in 2002, 147 people died and approximately destroying 13% of the city and around 12,000 to 15,000 homes were destroyed. It has been recorded that it is one of the most active volcanoes on the planet.

Nyiragongo's Lava Lake
Nighttime view of Lava Lake
Lava fountain lifts up piece of crust.

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