A hibiscus flower emerges through a plant covered in volcanic ash in Indonesia’s north Sumatra province after Mount Sinabung erupted and sent an 8,000m-high plume of ash into the atmosphere on Monday. Thousands of residents fearful of more eruptions remained in temporary shelters, according to local media. Read more
A woman and her daughter flee their home as Mount Sinabung erupts in Karo, North Sumatra, Indonesia. Thousands of people were evacuated from their villages following the eruption of the 2,600m volcano on Sunday, after it had been dormant for three years Read more
A view of the Tungurahua volcano in Cotalo area, central Ecuador. The volcano is spewing incandescent rocks and generating explosions with an intensity which was defined as ‘moderate’ by the National Technical College’s Geophysical Institute. Authorities gave 3,000 masks to residents living in areas affected by ash.