A pale gray ash plume blows from the summit of Eyjafjallajokull volcano.

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May 18, 2010 - A pale gray ash plume blows from the summit of Eyjafjallajokull almost directly northeast, towards the northern Icelandic coast and out over the dark blue Atlantic Ocean. White clouds cover much of the rest of the scene.