Wolf volcano erupts in Galapagos

NASA captures lava flowing out of the Wolf volcano on Isabela Island
NASA captures lava flowing out of the Wolf volcano on Isabela Island

NASA’s Terra spacecraft utilized its Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) camera to take this picture on Earth. The Wolf volcano on Isabela Island in the Galapagos Islands recently erupted with lava flows accompanied by ash and smoke. The hot lava flows from the eruption are highlighted in red in this thermal infrared image.

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