The eruption sent plumes of ash rising a few kilometres above the top of the volcano and, pushed by the wind towards the south, covered nearby cities.
Mount Etna, Europe's most active volcano, continued scattering lava, ash and volcanic stones on Thursday.
Mount Etna, located in Sicily, is Europe's most active volcano.
Explosions from Mount Etna, Europe's largest active volcano, sent lava rocks flying into the air and left orange streams oozing down the slopes.
Tremor on Tuesday evening was felt in major towns in the south of the island
You might have to miss one or two showers to stay in this wild paradise.
The 50-year-old used a rope to swing over a ravine and access the woodland lair, hidden in a Sicilian nature reserve.
An earthquake triggered by Italy's Mount Etna volcano jolted eastern Sicily, slightly injuring 10 people and prompting frightened Italian villagers to flee their homes