Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - April 22, 2005

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From lava ponds to shatter rings

This is a photo of a lava pond at East Pond Vent.

Lava pond at East Pond Vent, spattering gently as rising gas breaks the thin crust on the pond. Tan color between camera and pond is Pele`s Hair plastered on inner wall of spatter cone.

(Public domain.)

This is a photo of a lava pond at East Pond Vent.

Same as left image.

(Public domain.)

 

This is a photo of cones in Pu`u `O`o's crater.

Helicopter gives scale for cones in Pu`u `O`o's crater. View looks west from east spillway. Lava pond at East Pond Vent is between the nearest two cones.

(Public domain.)

This is a photo of MLK and Puka Nui spatter cones at south foot of Pu`u `O`o.

MLK (near) and Puka Nui (far) spatter cones at south foot of Pu`u `O`o.

(Public domain.)

 

This is a photo of an aerial view into Kiln hornito, on the upper PKK flow field.

Aerial view into Kiln hornito, on the upper PKK flow field.

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This is a photo of a recent breakout emerged from base of new shatter ring in the PKK flow.

Shiny recent breakout, but older than 2 days, emerged from base of new shatter ring at about the 2100-foot elevation in the PKK flow.

(Public domain.)