Articles tagged "nyiragongo"


Close view of the world's largest lava lake at Nyiragongo volcano, Congo

Award winning photographer and self-proclaimed adventure seeker Bradley Ambrose from Auckland, New Zealand recently ventured into treacherous Nyiragongo volcano in the Democratic Republic of Congo to help assist a team of Japanese scientists. Nyiragongo volcano has...

February 29, 2016


Satellite observes African volcanoes Nyamuragira and Nyiragongo venting steam, DR Congo

ASTER instrument aboard NASA's Terra satellite took this false-color image of the sibling African volcanoes, Nyamuragira and Nyiragongo, venting steam and other volcanic gases above the Congolese rainforest on January 29, 2014. Recent lava flows are black or

February 04, 2014


Landsat captures images of activity at Nyamuragira volcano, Democratic Republic of the Congo

During its flyby over Africa, on June 11, 2013 NASA`s Landsat satellite captured some amazing images of Nyamuragira volcano, Democratic Republic of the Congo. Nyamuragira is one of Africa`s most active volcanoes. Landsat observed the plume emitted from a pit inside

July 18, 2013