Photo of the Day

November 16, 2018

Island on Fire

Steam and smoke rise into the sky as lava from Kīlauea meets the Pacific Ocean off of the big island of Hawaiʻi. The volcano is one of the most active in the world; it recently began erupting in May 2018. This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at natgeo.com/yourshot for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by Leighton Lum, National Geographic Your Shot

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