Plume Rises From Mount Etna as Volcanic Activity Continues

A steady plume of smoke and ash rose from Mount Etna as the Sicilian volcano erupted on April 1.

A Strombolian eruption sent ash 7,000 meters skyward, Italy’s National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology reported.

Footage shared on Instagram by etna3340 shows the plume rising on Thursday. Credit: etna3340 via Storyful