Lava Lights Up Night Sky During Etna's Latest Eruption

Lava burst spectacularly into the night sky over Sicily, Italy, as Mount Etna erupted during the early hours of July 2.

The lava glowed a brilliant fiery orange as Etna erupted into the dark sky above.

Footage by photographer Gaetano Longo, a resident of Belpasso, which lies approximately 14 miles from the base of the volcano on the Italian island of Sicily, shows the eruption in all its glory. Credit: Gaetano Longo via Storyful