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Crazy Photo Of Man Playing Golf During Hawaiian Volcano Eruption Is Going Viral

A picture of volcanoes at a golf course.

HAWAII VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK, HI - MAY 15: People play golf as an ash plume rises in the distance from the Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island on May 15, 2018 in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii. The U.S. Geological Survey said a recent lowering of the lava lake at the volcano's Halemaumau crater 'has raised the potential for explosive eruptions' at the volcano. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Here's the craziest photo you'll see today. Hawaii's Big Island is currently experiencing an eruption of its Kilauea volcano - which is leading to ridiculous ash clouds and lava slowly creeping towards residents. In fact, since the volcano started erupting 12 days ago, FOX News reports that two dozen homes have been destroyed. In addition, nearly 2,000 people have been told to evacuate their homes.

But, it doesn't look like everyone is deterred. Some people - probably on vacation - are still golfing on the island, despite the ridiculous backdrop. We're not sure how safe it is to be playing golf under these conditions, but we appreciate the persistence.

As such, a crazy photo of a man hitting an iron on the golf course as a volcano explodes behind him is going viral this morning. The photo comes from

This picture from yesterday is REAL. These dudes are golfing while the Kilauea volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island erupts. Photo taken by @mario_tama for @GettyImages. pic.twitter.com/TyQAS3T7N6

— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) May 16, 2018

">Mario Tama, a photojournalist. It's been making the rounds, and it's easy to see why. ESPN's Darren Rovell tweeted out the photo this morning. It's via Getty Images. Check it out:

The crazy thing? The volcano eruption in Hawaii is actually a serious issue, despite what this photo might suggest. Some think it might be getting more explosive as time goes on. Some aren't even sure if the real eruption is underway or not.

Let's hope everyone on the island - golfing or not - stays safe.