Worldview satellite image collected on August 9, 2011 of the summit crater of Cleveland Volcano. The irregularly shaped dark object in the center of the image is the newly erupted lava dome. It is surrounded by brightly colored mineral deposits produced by volcanic gas emissions. A thin steam cloud partially obscures the view.
Satellite data Copyright 2011 by DigitalGlobe.
Image courtesy of AVO/USGS, copyright 2011 DigitalGlobe.
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