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Red sunset from Italy’s Mount Etna

“A ‘burned’ sunset,” wrote Giuseppe Pappa on December 27.

Europe’s most active volcano – Mount Etna on the east coast of Sicily, Italy – began its newest eruption on Christmas Eve 2018. Giuseppe Pappa in Sicily posted the two photos on this page to EarthSky Facebook on December 27. Thanks for sharing, Giuseppe! Read more: Mount Etna volcano eruption and earthquake cause Christmas chaos

A December 27 photo of Mount Etna from Giuseppe Pappa. Click here to go to an interactive version of this photo.

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December 28, 2018
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