The Blue Flame – Kawah Ijen – Java – Indonesia

The sulfur mine at Kawah Ijen crater is place to the most amazing Blue Flame phenomenon : Sulfur burning produces a pure Blue light and toxic sulfur smoke. This can be seen only at the darkest hours of the night and is the reason why I started the climb at 11 in the evening.

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