Plume Rises Into Sicilian Sky as Mount Etna Continues to Erupt

Sicilians awakened on the morning of March 12 to the sight of a tall plume of smoke and ash rising from Mount Etna as the volcano recorded its 12th eruption since February, according to local media.

Local videographer Salvatore Palermo captured this footage.

According to an update from Italy’s National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology, smoke from the volcano rose to a height of 6,000 meters. Credit: Salvatore Palermo via Storyful