Timelapse Captures Mount Etna Erupting Over Sicily

Mount Etna, the active volcano on the Italian island of Sicily, spewed lava and ash as it erupted on February 16. Timelapse footage taken by Amedeo Raciti shows the volcano emitting the plumes of ash and lava.

Officials at the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology reported on February 16 that the activity took place on the southeast crater. Credit: Amedeo Raciti via Storyful