- Mount Etna, one of the world’s most active volcanoes, erupted on Tuesday.
- Italian officials said there was no danger to the surrounding villages but closed a nearby airport.
- Scroll down to see amazing images of the volcano, which spewed smoke, ashes, and glowing lava.
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Sicily’s Mount Etna, one of the world’s most active volcanoes, spewed smoke, ashes, and lava in a new eruption earlier this week.
Although the explosion looked dramatic, Italian authorities said it posed no danger to any of the surrounding villages, and residents did not seem concerned.
Scroll down to see spectacular images of the eruption.