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Indonesia's Ljen Volcano Is Oozing Blue Lava And It Is Beyond Beautiful!

When anybody thinks of lava, they probably imagine a red hot liquid flowing down a rocky plain. But here's to shock all of you is the blue lava from Indonesia's Ijen volcano. The lava burns sulphur which takes the color of sapphire blue and it's called as the Blue Fire Crater. A photographer Reuben Wu has captured some beautifully scenic pictures of the mountain and they will blow your mind away! 

 

 

 

Indonesia's Ljen Volcano Is Oozing Blue Lava And It Is Beyond Beautiful!

Indonesia's Ljen Volcano Is Oozing Blue Lava And It Is Beyond Beautiful!

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Ijen volcano from a distance

Ijen volcano from a distance

Inside, the sulfur is heated at nearly 1,000 degree farhenite

You must follow a trek that leads up to the mountain of blue lava

You must follow a trek that leads up to the mountain of blue lava

It is a 2 hour long trek and then 45 minutes to reach up to the crater.

But all that time and effort is definitely worth seeing this amazing sight!

But all that time and effort is definitely worth seeing this amazing sight!

There are only a few volcanos that burn sulfur in the world but Ijen is the largest one.

It almost looks unreal!

It almost looks unreal!

Wu stayed there until after dark to capture the actual beauty of the sulfur lava and it is indeed, a breath taking sight!

Molten sulfur is not only hearted vigorously, but it can also shoot up to 16 feet into the air

Molten sulfur is not only hearted vigorously, but it can also shoot up to 16 feet into the air

And this last picture was taken under the light of the moon along with the blue light emitting from the burning sulfur

And this last picture was taken under the light of the moon along with the blue light emitting from the burning sulfur

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