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Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-06181

A vigorous steam plume rises above the summit crater of Mount Erebus in 1983.  Fang Ridge appears in the foreground of this view from the NE.  The flat summit plateau cutting across the center of the photo marks the rim of a caldera, inside which the active summit cone was constructed. Photo by Bill Rose, 1983 (Michigan Technological University).

A vigorous steam plume rises above the summit crater of Mount Erebus in 1983. Fang Ridge appears in the foreground of this view from the NE. The flat summit plateau cutting across the center of the photo marks the rim of a caldera, inside which the active summit cone was constructed.

Photo by Bill Rose, 1983 (Michigan Technological University).


Erebus