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Instagram post by World Press Photo Foundation • May 16, 2016 at 1:26pm UTC
"The power of nature". Colima Volcano erupts with rock showers, lightning, and lava flows. The volcano, which is one of the most active in Mexico, showed an increase in activity from July onwards. Lightning in volcano eruptions is generated when rock fragments, ash and ice particles in the volcanic plume collide, producing static charges—just as ice particles do in clouds. December 13-2015, 22:24 hours, 12.5 km was the distance to #Colima #Volcano crater. Winner of 3rd place on Nature Catego...