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No end in sight: Stunning images from the eruption of Spain's La Palma volcano

Lava and smoke rise following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, in El Paso, Spain, September 25. Picture taken with long exposure. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Lava and smoke rise following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, in El Paso, Spain, September 25. Picture taken with long exposure. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Lava and smoke rise following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, in El Paso, Spain, September 25. Picture taken with long exposure. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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The Cumbre Vieja volcano spews lava and smoke while it continues to erupt, as seen from Tacande, on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, November 28. REUTERS/Borja Suarez

The Cumbre Vieja volcano spews lava and smoke while it continues to erupt, as seen from Tacande, on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, November 28. REUTERS/Borja Suarez

The Cumbre Vieja volcano spews lava and smoke while it continues to erupt, as seen from Tacande, on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, November 28. REUTERS/Borja Suarez
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The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt as seen from El Time viewpoint, on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, November 28.   REUTERS/Borja Suarez

The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt as seen from El Time viewpoint, on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, November 28. REUTERS/Borja Suarez

The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt as seen from El Time viewpoint, on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, November 28. REUTERS/Borja Suarez
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The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt, as seen from El Paso, on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 25. REUTERS/Borja Suarez

The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt, as seen from El Paso, on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 25. REUTERS/Borja Suarez

The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt, as seen from El Paso, on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 25. REUTERS/Borja Suarez
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The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt, as seen from Tajuya, on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 24. REUTERS/Borja Suarez

The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt, as seen from Tajuya, on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 24. REUTERS/Borja Suarez

The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt, as seen from Tajuya, on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 24. REUTERS/Borja Suarez
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Lava glows and smoke rises as Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, November 10.    Courtesy of Involcan/via REUTERS

Lava glows and smoke rises as Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, November 10. Courtesy of Involcan/via REUTERS

Lava glows and smoke rises as Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, November 10. Courtesy of Involcan/via REUTERS
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Lava spewed by Cumbre Vieja volcano reaches the Atlantic Ocean at Los Guirres beach on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, November 10.   Spanish Transport Ministry/via REUTERS

Lava spewed by Cumbre Vieja volcano reaches the Atlantic Ocean at Los Guirres beach on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, November 10. Spanish Transport Ministry/via REUTERS

Lava spewed by Cumbre Vieja volcano reaches the Atlantic Ocean at Los Guirres beach on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, November 10. Spanish Transport Ministry/via REUTERS
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A woman climbs a hill with a child to see the Cumbre Vieja volcano as it continues to erupt in Tacande de Arriba on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 2. REUTERS/Juan Medina

A woman climbs a hill with a child to see the Cumbre Vieja volcano as it continues to erupt in Tacande de Arriba on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 2. REUTERS/Juan Medina

A woman climbs a hill with a child to see the Cumbre Vieja volcano as it continues to erupt in Tacande de Arriba on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 2. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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The Cumbre Vieja volcano spews lava as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 20. REUTERS/Susana Vera

The Cumbre Vieja volcano spews lava as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 20. REUTERS/Susana Vera

The Cumbre Vieja volcano spews lava as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 20. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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Lava is seen through the window of a kitchen from El Paso following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, September 28.  
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Lava is seen through the window of a kitchen from El Paso following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, September 28. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Lava is seen through the window of a kitchen from El Paso following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, September 28. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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Faithful walk in a procession with the Virgen del Pino (The Pine Virgin) around its chapel to pray for the Cumbre Vieja volcano to stop as it continues to erupt in the background at El Paso, on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 19.  REUTERS/Susana Vera

Faithful walk in a procession with the Virgen del Pino (The Pine Virgin) around its chapel to pray for the Cumbre Vieja volcano to stop as it continues to erupt in the background at El Paso, on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 19. ...more

Faithful walk in a procession with the Virgen del Pino (The Pine Virgin) around its chapel to pray for the Cumbre Vieja volcano to stop as it continues to erupt in the background at El Paso, on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 19. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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Lava from the Cumbre Vieja volcano flows among houses on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 19. REUTERS/Susana Vera

Lava from the Cumbre Vieja volcano flows among houses on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 19. REUTERS/Susana Vera

Lava from the Cumbre Vieja volcano flows among houses on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 19. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tacande de Arriba, Spain, October 2. REUTERS/Juan Medina

The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tacande de Arriba, Spain, October 2. REUTERS/Juan Medina

The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tacande de Arriba, Spain, October 2. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Lava burns buildings following the eruption of the Cumbre Vieja volcano in Tacande, Spain, October 9.  
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Lava burns buildings following the eruption of the Cumbre Vieja volcano in Tacande, Spain, October 9. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Lava burns buildings following the eruption of the Cumbre Vieja volcano in Tacande, Spain, October 9. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Lava flows and smoke rises following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, in Todoque, Spain, September 28. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Lava flows and smoke rises following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, in Todoque, Spain, September 28. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Lava flows and smoke rises following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, in Todoque, Spain, September 28. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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Zoilo Lorenzo, who was evacuated from the Martela neighbourhood six days ago, keeps an eye on the way the lava is flowing hoping it won't destroy his house as the Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 19. REUTERS/Susana Vera

Zoilo Lorenzo, who was evacuated from the Martela neighbourhood six days ago, keeps an eye on the way the lava is flowing hoping it won't destroy his house as the Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from...more

Zoilo Lorenzo, who was evacuated from the Martela neighbourhood six days ago, keeps an eye on the way the lava is flowing hoping it won't destroy his house as the Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tajuya, Spain, October 19. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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Lava rises following the eruption of a volcano in the Cumbre Vieja national park at El Paso, on the Canary Island of La Palma, September 19.    REUTERS/Borja Suarez

Lava rises following the eruption of a volcano in the Cumbre Vieja national park at El Paso, on the Canary Island of La Palma, September 19. REUTERS/Borja Suarez

Lava rises following the eruption of a volcano in the Cumbre Vieja national park at El Paso, on the Canary Island of La Palma, September 19. REUTERS/Borja Suarez
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Police officers block a road as lava rises following the eruption of a volcano on the Island of La Palma, in Tacande, Spain, September 22. REUTERS/Borja Suarez

Police officers block a road as lava rises following the eruption of a volcano on the Island of La Palma, in Tacande, Spain, September 22. REUTERS/Borja Suarez

Police officers block a road as lava rises following the eruption of a volcano on the Island of La Palma, in Tacande, Spain, September 22. REUTERS/Borja Suarez
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Lava from the Cumbre Vieja volcano flows as seen from Tajuya on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 19. REUTERS/Susana Vera

Lava from the Cumbre Vieja volcano flows as seen from Tajuya on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 19. REUTERS/Susana Vera

Lava from the Cumbre Vieja volcano flows as seen from Tajuya on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 19. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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A house burns due to lava from the eruption of a volcano in the Cumbre Vieja national park at Los Llanos de Aridane, on the Canary Island of La Palma, September 20. REUTERS/Borja Suarez

A house burns due to lava from the eruption of a volcano in the Cumbre Vieja national park at Los Llanos de Aridane, on the Canary Island of La Palma, September 20. REUTERS/Borja Suarez

A house burns due to lava from the eruption of a volcano in the Cumbre Vieja national park at Los Llanos de Aridane, on the Canary Island of La Palma, September 20. REUTERS/Borja Suarez
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A Spanish Civil Guard boat passes by as smoke rises in the background following the eruption of a volcano, as seen from Tazacorte port, Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 6. REUTERS/Juan Medina

A Spanish Civil Guard boat passes by as smoke rises in the background following the eruption of a volcano, as seen from Tazacorte port, Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 6. REUTERS/Juan Medina

A Spanish Civil Guard boat passes by as smoke rises in the background following the eruption of a volcano, as seen from Tazacorte port, Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 6. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Huge rocks flow down over lava spewed by the Cumbre Vieja volcano as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tacande, Spain, October 15.   REUTERS/Sergio Perez

Huge rocks flow down over lava spewed by the Cumbre Vieja volcano as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tacande, Spain, October 15. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

Huge rocks flow down over lava spewed by the Cumbre Vieja volcano as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tacande, Spain, October 15. REUTERS/Sergio Perez
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Lava is seen from Tijarafe, following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, September 26. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Lava is seen from Tijarafe, following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, September 26. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Lava is seen from Tijarafe, following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, September 26. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from El Paso, Spain, October 5. REUTERS/Juan Medina

The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from El Paso, Spain, October 5. REUTERS/Juan Medina

The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from El Paso, Spain, October 5. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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The Cumbre Vieja volcano spews lava and smoke as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tacande, Spain, October 12. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

The Cumbre Vieja volcano spews lava and smoke as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tacande, Spain, October 12. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

The Cumbre Vieja volcano spews lava and smoke as it continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Tacande, Spain, October 12. REUTERS/Sergio Perez
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A satellite image in infrared color shows smoke rising as lava flows while the Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 14.    Maxar Technologies/via REUTERS

A satellite image in infrared color shows smoke rising as lava flows while the Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 14. Maxar Technologies/via REUTERS

A satellite image in infrared color shows smoke rising as lava flows while the Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 14. Maxar Technologies/via REUTERS
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Lava flows into the sea following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Las Hoyas Viewpoint, Tazacorte, Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 4. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Lava flows into the sea following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Las Hoyas Viewpoint, Tazacorte, Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 4. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Lava flows into the sea following the eruption of a volcano on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seen from Las Hoyas Viewpoint, Tazacorte, Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 4. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seeen from the sea, Spain, October 3. REUTERS/Juan Medina

The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seeen from the sea, Spain, October 3. REUTERS/Juan Medina

The Cumbre Vieja volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, as seeen from the sea, Spain, October 3. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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A palm tree is surrounded by lava spewed from the Cumbre Vieja volcano blocking a road in La Laguna, as the volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 14. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

A palm tree is surrounded by lava spewed from the Cumbre Vieja volcano blocking a road in La Laguna, as the volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 14. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

A palm tree is surrounded by lava spewed from the Cumbre Vieja volcano blocking a road in La Laguna, as the volcano continues to erupt on the Canary Island of La Palma, Spain, October 14. REUTERS/Sergio Perez
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Lava burns buildings following the eruption of the Cumbre Vieja volcano, in Tacande, Spain, October 9. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Lava burns buildings following the eruption of the Cumbre Vieja volcano, in Tacande, Spain, October 9. REUTERS/Juan Medina

Lava burns buildings following the eruption of the Cumbre Vieja volcano, in Tacande, Spain, October 9. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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