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Democratic Republic of the Congo
"Volcans"
Date of Issue: 28th January 2013
(perforated and imperforated)

The four stamps were issued in three diverse miniaturesheets.

Erta Ale Volcano (Ethiopia).
Katja Krafft & Maurice Krafft in the foreground (French volcanologists).

Nyamulagira Volcano, (Democratic Republic of the Congo).
Charles Richter (1900-1985 American seismologist and physicist).

Lava lake of the Nyiragongo Volcano (Democratic Republic of the Congo).
Haroun Tazieff (1914-1988 / French volcanologist.

Ol Doinyo Lengai (Tanzania).
Haraldur Sigurdsson (Icelandic volcanologist).

 

Illustration:
Nyamulagira Volcano (Democratic Republic of the Congo).
Pterodactylus, Barosaurus and Nigersaurus.

stamps:
Erta Ale Volcano (Ethiopia).
Katja Krafft & Maurice Krafft in the foreground (French volcanologists).

Nyamulagira Volcano, (Democratic Republic of the Congo).
Charles Richter (1900-1985 American seismologist and physicist).

 

Illustration:
Lava lake of the Nyaragongo Volcano (Democratic Republic of the Congo).
Comet West (Discovery date: August 10, 1975).
Martian meteorite.
Hoba meteorite (largest meteorite ever found / located in Namibia).

stamps:
Ol Doinyo Lengai (Tanzania).
Haraldur Sigurdsson (Icelandic volcanologist).

Lava lake of the Nyiragongo Volcano (Democratic Republic of the Congo).
Haroun Tazieff (1914-1988 / French volcanologist).

 

Illustration:
On the illustration is depicted the Vesuvius 79 AD eruption (Italy).

stamp:
Erta Ale Volcano (Ethiopia).
Katja Krafft & Maurice Krafft in the foreground (French volcanologists).

 

Illustration:
On the illustration is depicted the Mont Pelée 1902 eruption (Martinique).
and Frank Alvord Perret (American entrepreneur, inventor and volcanologist 1867-1943).

stamp:
Nyamulagira Volcano, (Democratic Republic of the Congo).
Charles Richter (1900-1985 American seismologist and physicist).

 

 

Illustration:
On the illustration is depicted the Piton de la Fournaise eruption (La Réunion).

stamp:
Ol Doinyo Lengai (Tanzania).
Haraldur Sigurdsson (Icelandic volcanologist).

 

 

Illustration:
Eruption of a submarine volcano.
Jacques-Yves Cousteau (French explorer 1910-1997).
Haroun Tazieff (1914-1988 / French volcanologist).
RV Calypso (research vessel of Jacques-Yves Cousteau). 

stamp:
Lava lake of the Nyiragongo Volcano (Democratic Republic of the Congo).
Haroun Tazieff (1914-1988 / French volcanologist).

 

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