Papua New Guinea’s Tavurvur Volcano Eruption — “Holy Smokin’ Toledos.”

While vacationing with his wife Linda, Philip McNamara was on a boat off the coast of Papua New Guinea filming Mount Tavurvur in the distance when the volcano exploded, sending up a plume of ash and smoke. With the striking burst of air above the volcano and the jarring boom of the delayed shockwave, this video captured the initial eruption:

The eruption of Mount Tavurvur volcano on August 29th, 2014.

Mount Tavurvur erupts on Aug. 29 in eastern Papua New Guinea - Oliver Bluett195971

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~ by Fionnlagh on September 8, 2014.

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